Pittsburgh Metro Area, Pennsylvania 

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Weather in Pittsburgh Metro Area, Pennsylvania

The most pleasant months of the year for the Pittsburgh metro area are June, September and August. In the Pittsburgh metro area, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for the Pittsburgh metro area with an average high temperature of 83.0°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in Pennsylvania. January is the snowiest month in the Pittsburgh metro area with 9.8 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though it is still relatively mild compared to many other places.


Today's Weather - Pittsburgh, PA

9 PM PST

Scattered Showers And Thunderstorms

69°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightScattered Showers And Thunderstorms67° / 85°S 5 mph
Sunday NightSlight Chance Showers And Thunderstorms then Partly Cloudy70° / 88°S 3 to 7 mph
Monday NightShowers And Thunderstorms Likely then Showers And Thunderstorms60° / 71°W 5 to 10 mph
Tuesday NightMostly Clear49° / 75°NW 2 to 8 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Clear56° / 83°SE 3 mph
Thursday NightPartly Cloudy then Slight Chance Rain Showers63° / 82°S 7 mph
Friday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms66° / 81°S 8 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 20
Rain: averages 41 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 30 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

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

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
January37° 20°
February40° 21°
March50° 28°
April62° 38°
May71° 47°
June79° 57°
July83° 61°
August82° 60°
September75° 52°
October64° 41°
November52° 33°
December40° 24°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Pittsburgh
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January026157
February024135
March020133
April09141
May01130
June10120
July30110
August30100
September10100
October05110
November015131
December025145

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 Pittsburgh    1 Reviews
I liked Pittsburgh - 11/6/2020
I lived in Pittsburgh for 3.5 years and I enjoyed it. You get all four seasons. The springs are fresh, the summers can be humid, the fall is beautiful, and the winter... Read More

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