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The most pleasant months of the year for Idaho are June, September and August. In Idaho, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Idaho with an average high temperature of 85.4°, which ranks it as about average compared to other states. December is the snowiest month in Idaho with 13.7 inches of snow, and 7 months of the year have significant snowfall. Days with noticeable humidity are rare throughout the year.

Today's Weather - Idaho, ID

11 AM PST

Chance Snow Showers

41°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonChance Snow Showers45° / 28°WSW 6 to 9 mph
JuneteenthSunny56° / 36°SSE 6 mph
ThursdayMostly Sunny64° / 41°SE 3 to 7 mph
FridayMostly Sunny67° / 44°SSW 3 to 10 mph
SaturdaySunny72° / 48°SSW 5 to 12 mph
SundaySunny73° / 47°SSW 7 to 16 mph
MondaySunny65° / 41°WSW 7 to 16 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 17
Rain: averages 18 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 47 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

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

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
January34° 17°
February39° 19°
March49° 27°
April58° 32°
May67° 40°
June76° 46°
July85° 51°
August85° 50°
September75° 42°
October60° 33°
November44° 25°
December33° 17°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Idaho
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January028116
February02594
March023103
April01491
May15100
June2180
July10040
August9140
September2450
October01471
November023113
December029117

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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