Columbus Metro Area, Ohio gets 40 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Columbus Metro Area averages 21 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 181 sunny days per year in Columbus Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Columbus Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 124 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 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 20
Rain: averages 40 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 21 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Columbus metro area is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Ohio.
7.1 / 10
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Columbus metro area, while January and February are the least comfortable months.