Elkins, West Virginia gets 48 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Elkins averages 72 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 153 sunny days per year in Elkins. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Elkins gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 164 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.
Summer High: the July high is around 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 72 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Elkins is 6.7 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in West Virginia.
6.7 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Elkins, while January and February are the least comfortable months.