Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area, Colorado gets 17 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area averages 73 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 246 sunny days per year in Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Denver-Aurora-Lakewood Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 84 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 86 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 16
Rain: averages 17 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 73 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood metro area is 7.0 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Colorado.
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June, August and September are the most pleasant months in the Denver-Aurora-Lakewood metro area, while December and January are the least comfortable months.