Pierce County, Washington gets 45 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Pierce County averages 6 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 139 sunny days per year in Pierce County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Pierce County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 159 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 77 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 36
Rain: averages 45 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 6 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Pierce County is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Washington.
7.3 / 10
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Pierce County, while December and January are the least comfortable months.