Wilkes-Barre (zip 18705), Pennsylvania gets 41 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Wilkes-Barre (zip 18705) averages 37 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 176 sunny days per year in Wilkes-Barre (zip 18705). The US average is 205 sunny days.
Wilkes-Barre (zip 18705) gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 128 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 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17
Rain: averages 41 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 37 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the 18705 zip code is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania.
6.9 / 10
June, August and September are the most pleasant months in the 18705 zip code, while January and February are the least comfortable months.