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Staunton, Virginia 

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Weather in Staunton, Virginia

The most pleasant months of the year for Staunton are September, June and May. In Staunton, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Staunton with an average high temperature of 85.4°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Virginia. February is the snowiest month in Staunton with 6.8 inches of snow, and 5 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 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 21
Rain: averages 41 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 21 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Staunton area is 8.7 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Virginia.

8.7 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. 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
January43° 21°
February47° 23°
March55° 30°
April65° 38°
May74° 49°
June82° 58°
July85° 62°
August84° 61°
September77° 53°
October67° 41°
November57° 32°
December46° 24°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Staunton
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
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January02793
February02483
March019101
April08110
May01120
June30110
July60110
August50100
September1090
October0580
November01690
December02592

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 Staunton    4 Reviews
Small Town, Big Culture - 5/10/2017
Summer in Staunton is the place to be for classical music lovers. Violins can be heard throughout July when students from all over the world convene for the Heifetz... Read More

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Small Town Charm - 7/9/2014
Staunton has lots of small town charm, especially in the historic downtown area, which seems to be featured often in various Top 10 lists.... Read More

Best for families and retirement - 8/3/2011
Staunton is a charming town of about 22,000 in the Shenandoah Valley about midway up I-81 in Virginia. There is a small downtown that has been revitalized. Numerous... Read More


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