Climate in Texas

Texas, Texas gets 31 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 39 inches of rain per year.

Texas averages 2 inches of snow per year. The US average is 26 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 235 sunny days per year in Texas. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer High: the July high is around 94 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 34

Sperling's Comfort Index for Texas is a 66 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

Texas gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 46 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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  CLIMATETexas, TexasUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)31.539.2
  Snowfall (in.)2.425.8
  Precipitation Days46.4102.0
  Sunny Days235205
  Avg. July High94.186.1
  Avg. Jan. Low34.222.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)6654
  UV Index5.84.3
  Elevation ft.13891443
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