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Weather in Montana

The most pleasant months of the year for Montana are June, August and July. In Montana, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Montana with an average high temperature of 83.7°, which ranks it as cooler than most states. December is the snowiest month in Montana with 9.6 inches of snow, and 9 months of the year have significant snowfall. Days with noticeable humidity are rare throughout the year.


Today's Weather - Montana, MT

6 PM PST

Mostly Cloudy then Haze

51°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightMostly Cloudy then Haze44° / 51°SW 12 to 18 mph
Thursday NightMostly Cloudy33° / 45°W 16 to 25 mph
Friday NightChance Rain Showers42° / 42°W 23 to 26 mph
Saturday NightChance Rain Showers42° / 50°W 20 to 23 mph
Sunday NightSlight Chance Rain Showers47° / 50°W 28 to 31 mph
Monday NightPartly Cloudy38° / 52°W 14 mph
Tuesday NightMostly Clear40° / 57°SW 9 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 12
Rain: averages 15 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 49 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Montana area is 6.6 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Montana.

6.6 / 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
January33° 12°
February37° 14°
March46° 22°
April57° 30°
May66° 38°
June74° 46°
July84° 51°
August83° 49°
September72° 40°
October58° 31°
November42° 21°
December32° 12°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Montana
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January02975
February02664
March02674
April01882
May07101
June21110
July8070
August7170
September1570
October01761
November02574
December02976

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 Montana    14 Reviews
Friendiness - 7/25/2015
I am black, my husband is white; all I've ever wanted to do is visit the lakes and mountains of Montana. I am wondering how likely it is to be accepted there in terms... Read More

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Naples, Florida - 4/3/2013
Need a change of scene. Naples is far south--takes a long time to get out of Florida if... Read More

From Maine to Montana - 2/25/2013
I have always wanted to come to Montana , now that my husband an I are in our 40's,We now want to travel. We have live here in Maine most of our life. My husband is a... Read More


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