Detroit, Michigan 

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Weather in Detroit, Michigan

The most pleasant months of the year for Detroit are June, August and September. In Detroit, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Detroit with an average high temperature of 83.5°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in Michigan. January is the snowiest month in Detroit with 10.2 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. But there some days when the humidity becomes unpleasant, especially in July and August.


Today's Weather - Detroit, MI

3 AM PST

Mostly Cloudy

33°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodayMostly Cloudy43° / 32°S 7 to 12 mph
SaturdayChance Light Snow39° / 30°NNW 5 to 10 mph
SundaySlight Chance Snow Showers then Mostly Cloudy33° / 25°WNW 9 to 14 mph
MondayChance Light Snow33° / 27°ESE 5 to 8 mph
TuesdaySlight Chance Snow then Partly Sunny33° / 18°NW 10 to 14 mph
WednesdayPartly Sunny26° / 19°W 15 mph
ThursdayMostly Cloudy31° / 23°W 13 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 19
Rain: averages 34 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 33 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Detroit area is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Michigan.

6.9 / 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
January32° 19°
February35° 20°
March45° 27°
April58° 38°
May69° 48°
June79° 58°
July84° 63°
August82° 62°
September74° 54°
October61° 42°
November49° 33°
December36° 24°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Detroit
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January028117
February02596
March023103
April07121
May01110
June20100
July40100
August3090
September0090
October03100
November014111
December026125

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 Detroit    112 Reviews
Detroit is a Great city that needs to build! - 12/10/2019
I've lived in Detroit my entire 26 years of living, this city is rich with history and has a strong base of people, Detroit is at state where it's neutral between... Read More

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Detroit - Strong City - 11/6/2019
Lots of things to do. Very safe in the downtown, midtown, corktown areas. Neighborhoods need work but that is every city. Great job opportunities. A good downtown feel,... Read More

Great people, not a lot of jobs - 6/26/2019
I live in Detroit (transplant from the Northland) and love a lot of things about the city, number one being the people. Although I am a minority here, I have always been... Read More


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