Custer County, Idaho 

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Climate in Custer County, Idaho

Custer County, Idaho gets 12 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Custer County averages 60 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 200 sunny days per year in Custer County. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Custer County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 63 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.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 4
Rain: averages 12 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 60 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Custer County is 6.3 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Idaho.

6.3 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Custer County, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Custer, IdahoUnited States
  11.6 in.38.1 in.
  60.3 in.27.8 in.
  62.7 days106.2 days
  200 days205 days
  82.0°85.8°
  4.2°21.7°
  6.37
  44.3
  7601 ft.2443 ft.
CLIMATE

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for Custer County with an average high temperature of 82.0°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Idaho. In Custer County, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Custer County are August, July and June.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Custer County with an average of 4.2°. This is one of the coldest places in Idaho.


In Custer County, there are 8.9 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is cooler than most places in Idaho.


In Custer County, there are 240.1 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the coldest places in Idaho.


In Custer County, there are 36.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is one of the coldest places in Idaho.


June is the wettest month in Custer County with 1.4 inches of rain, and the driest month is July with 0.7 inches. The wettest season is Summer with 29% of yearly precipitation and 23% occurs in Winter, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 11.6 inches in Custer County means that it is drier than most places in Idaho.


May is the rainiest month in Custer County with 6.8 days of rain, and September is the driest month with only 3.5 rainy days. There are 62.7 rainy days annually in Custer County, which is one of the least rainy places in Idaho. The rainiest season is Summer when it rains 28% of the time and the driest is Winter with only a 22% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 60.3 inches in Custer County means that it is snowier than most places in Idaho. December is the snowiest month in Custer County with 16.5 inches of snow, and 8 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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