Rice County, Minnesota gets 33 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Rice County averages 44 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 196 sunny days per year in Rice County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Rice County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 105 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 5
Rain: averages 33 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 44 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Rice is 6.6 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Minnesota.
6.6 / 10
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Rice, while January and December are the least comfortable months.