Essex County, New York gets 40 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Essex County averages 82 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 160 sunny days per year in Essex County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Essex County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 142 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 79 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 7
Rain: averages 40 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 82 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Essex County is 6.1 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in New York.
6.1 / 10
July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Essex County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.