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Murphysboro, Illinois 

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Weather in Murphysboro, Illinois

The most pleasant months of the year for Murphysboro are May, September and June. In Murphysboro, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Murphysboro with an average high temperature of 88.6°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in Illinois. January is the snowiest month in Murphysboro with 2.8 inches of snow, and 4 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 24
Rain: averages 46 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 9 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Murphysboro area is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Illinois.

7.3 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. 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.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January41° 24°
February47° 27°
March57° 36°
April68° 45°
May77° 55°
June85° 64°
July89° 68°
August88° 65°
September81° 56°
October70° 45°
November57° 36°
December44° 27°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Murphysboro
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January02482
February01971
March012100
April0390
May10110
June7080
July13070
August11060
September3060
October0370
November01180
December02291

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Murphysboro    4 Reviews
A great Community Spirit - 1/3/2020
I have worked here for two years as a school teacher. However, I do live in another community. I have come to appreciate and admire the strong community spirit and... Read More

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eh, i like it enough to live here so why not you - 9/6/2018
I've lived in this town for my whole life and there are some ups and downs for this town, like where some people lives are really hostile and stuff but other places in... Read More

We Love It Here - 1/16/2007
We moved to Murphysboro two years ago from Houston and love it here. The area is beautiful and full of recreational amenities. Cost of living is cheap, people are... Read More


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