Polk County, Minnesota gets 24 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Polk County averages 42 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 197 sunny days per year in Polk County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Polk County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 92 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 80 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is -3
Rain: averages 24 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 42 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Polk County is 6.2 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Minnesota.
6.2 / 10
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Polk County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.