Louisville, Kentucky 

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Weather in Louisville, Kentucky

The most pleasant months of the year for Louisville-Jefferson County are May, September and June. In Louisville-Jefferson County, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Louisville-Jefferson County with an average high temperature of 87.6°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Kentucky. February is the snowiest month in Louisville-Jefferson County with 2.9 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.


Today's Weather - Louisville, KY

7 AM PST

Sunny

71°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny92° / 60°W 13 mph
TuesdaySunny82° / 61°N 5 to 9 mph
WednesdaySunny81° / 57°NE 6 mph
ThursdaySunny84° / 62°SE 5 mph
FridayMostly Sunny then Slight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms90° / 70°S 5 to 10 mph
SaturdayChance Showers And Thunderstorms85° / 65°SW 6 to 9 mph
SundayChance Rain Showers then Chance Showers And Thunderstorms84° / 65°SW 2 to 6 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 88 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 26
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 Louisville area is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Kentucky.

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
January42° 26°
February47° 29°
March57° 36°
April68° 46°
May77° 56°
June85° 65°
July88° 68°
August87° 67°
September81° 59°
October69° 47°
November57° 38°
December45° 29°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Louisville
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January023102
February01892
March011111
April02110
May00120
June50100
July10090
August10080
September3070
October0180
November08100
December020112

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 Louisville    28 Reviews
Small Town Feel, Big City Amenities - 3/3/2020
Louisville has been my lifelong home and it's a great place to live. I'd really prefer to give it 4.5 stars because no place is perfect but Louisville has pretty much... Read More

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Area is a great place to live. - 10/13/2019
I moved to Louisville area (I work there and live about 30 minutes away) about 4 years ago, so I'm completely neutral and have no skin in the game. I've lived in New... Read More

Dirty and Shady City - 8/9/2019
Louisville is a town with pockets of charm, pockets of class, and large swaths of poverty and crime. The air is polluted so bad there is an app for phones now called... Read More


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