Tacoma, Washington 

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Climate in Tacoma, Washington

Tacoma, Washington gets 44 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 39 inches of rain per year.

Tacoma averages 3 inches of snow per year. The US average is 26 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 141 sunny days per year in Tacoma. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer High: the July high is around 77 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 37

Sperling's Comfort Index for Tacoma is a 79 out of 100
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Tacoma gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 146 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.

CLIMATE

  CLIMATETacoma, WashingtonUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)43.839.2
  Snowfall (in.)2.925.8
  Precipitation Days146.0102.0
  Sunny Days141205
  Avg. July High76.686.1
  Avg. Jan. Low37.222.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)7954
  UV Index2.64.3
  Elevation ft.2492443
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    Reviews for Tacoma    38 Reviews
    Tacoma's potential - 4/28/2018
    I decided to start taking all public transportation and walking the rest of the way to work every day since my taxes were paying for it. I live on hilltop and work on... Read More

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    Beautiful city--Choose your neighborhood wisely - 7/10/2017
    I moved to Tacoma from South Seattle and wanted to give an honest opinion having lived here 5 years: Pros: Beautiful waterfront, Great restaurants, little traffic if... Read More

    Beautiful city--Choose your neighborhood wisely - 7/10/2017
    I moved to Tacoma from South Seattle and wanted to give an honest opinion having lived here 5 years: Pros: Beautiful waterfront, Great restaurants, little traffic if... Read More


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