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Climate in Connecticut

Connecticut, Connecticut gets 49 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 39 inches of rain per year.

Connecticut averages 38 inches of snow per year. The US average is 26 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 194 sunny days per year in Connecticut. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer High: the July high is around 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17

Sperling's Comfort Index for Connecticut is a 44 out of 100
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Connecticut gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 81 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.

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  CLIMATEConnecticut, ConnecticutUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)48.939.2
  Snowfall (in.)37.925.8
  Precipitation Days81.0102.0
  Sunny Days194205
  Avg. July High82.686.1
  Avg. Jan. Low17.022.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)4454
  UV Index3.44.3
  Elevation ft.4361443
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    Reviews for Connecticut    63 Reviews
    Climate of Conncticut: - 8/5/2016
    Lived in New Haven on the Connecticut coast (Long Island Sound) for 5 years in College. Summers are hot and often humid, but I like the beach and warm weather so I loved... Read More

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    EXSPENSIVE TO LIVE HERE - 2/16/2016
    I CAN'T SEE RETIRING HERE IN CT WAY TO EXSPENSIVE , COLD, AND LOTS OF TAXES MAKE IT IMPOSSIBLE TO RETIRE HERE.... Read More

    Connecticut - 1/30/2016
    Connecticut offers a good diversity of cultures, religion,heritage and employment opportunities. We have a variety of geography ranging from the shorelines of Long... Read More


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