Mille Lacs, MN County has a humid continental climate, with warm summers and cold winters. The average high temperature in July is 81°F and the average low temperature in January is -8°F. Precipitation is evenly distributed throughout the year, with an average of around 32 inches annually. Winters are usually snowy, with cold winds coming off of Lake Mille Lacs, adding to the chill. Summers are usually hot and humid, with occasional thunderstorms occurring in the afternoon and evening hours.
Mille Lacs County, Minnesota gets 29 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Mille Lacs County averages 44 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 199 sunny days per year in Mille Lacs County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Mille Lacs County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 91 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 81 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 1
Rain: averages 29 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 44 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Mille Lacs County is 6.5 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Minnesota.
9.2 / 3.8
Summer / Winter
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Mille Lacs County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.