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Columbus, Ohio Climate & Temperature

  • Columbus, Ohio, Usa is at 400'N, 8253'W, 254 m (833 ft). See map.
  • Columbus, Ohio has a humid continental climate with severe winters, no dry season, hot summers and strong seasonality (Kppen-Geiger classification: Dfa).
  • According to the Holdridge life zones system of bioclimatic classification Columbus, Ohio is situated in or near the cool temperate moist forest biome.
  • The mean temperature is 10.8 degrees Celsius (51.4 degrees Fahrenheit). See the temperatures page for a monthly breakdown and the fixed scale graph.
  • Average monthly temperatures vary by 26 °C (46.8°F). This indicates that the continentality type is continental, subtype subcontinental. Columbus, Ohio Climate Graph
  • In the winter time records indicate temperatures by day reach 2.8°C (37.1°F) on average falling to -5.9°C (21.4°F) overnight.
  • In spring time temperatures climb reaching 16.5°C (61.6°F) generally in the afternoon with overnight lows of 4.7°C (40.5°F).
  • During summer average high temperatures are 27.8°C (82°F) and average low temperatures are 15.8°C (60.5°F).
  • Come autumn/ fall temperatures decrease achieving average highs of 17.8°C (64.1°F) during the day and lows of 6.7°C (44.1°F) generally shortly after sunrise.
  • Total annual Precipitation averages 967.5 mm (38.1 inches) which is equivalent to 967.5 Litres/m (23.73 Gallons/ft).
  • On average there are 2507 hours of sunshine per year. Visit the sunshine and daylight section to check monthly details including how high in the sky the sun reaches each month.
  • Were you to burrow down through the centre of the Earth from Columbus, Ohio you would pop up nearest to the climate station at Amsterdam Island, French Southern Lands where you would find a Marine west coast climate.

Columbus, Ohio Climate Table

  Climate Variable Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Annual
 
Average Max Temperature °C ( °F) 1 (34) 3 (38) 10 (51) 17 (62) 22 (72) 27 (80) 29 (84) 28 (82) 25 (76) 18 (65) 11 (51) 4 (39) 16 (61)
 
Average Temperature °C ( °F) -3 (26) -1 (30) 5 (41) 11 (51) 16 (61) 21 (69) 23 (73) 22 (71) 19 (65) 12 (54) 6 (43) 0 (32) 11 (51)
 
Average Min Temperature °C ( °F) -8 (19) -6 (21) 0 (31) 4 (40) 10 (50) 14 (58) 17 (63) 16 (61) 13 (55) 6 (43) 1 (34) -4 (25) 5 (42)
 
Average Precipitation mm (in) 55 (2) 57 (2) 83 (3) 82 (3) 100 (4) 103 (4) 110 (4) 95 (4) 75 (3) 55 (2) 82 (3) 73 (3) 968 (38)
Number of Wet Days (probability of rain on a day %) 12 (39) 11 (39) 14 (45) 13 (43) 12 (39) 11 (37) 10 (32) 9 (29) 8 (27) 8 (26) 11 (37) 11 (35) 130 (36)
Average Sunlight Hours/ Day 3h 19' 4h 12' 5h 30' 6h 52' 8h 34' 10h 04' 10h 11' 9h 54' 8h 34' 7h 03' 4h 32' 3h 23' 6h 51'
Average Daylight Hours/ Day 9h 40' 10h 37' 11h 53' 13h 14' 14h 22' 14h 57' 14h 42' 13h 43' 12h 25' 11h 04' 9h 56' 9h 23' 12h 00'
Percentage of Sunny (Cloudy) Daylight Hours 35 (65) 40 (60) 47 (53) 53 (47) 60 (40) 68 (32) 70 (30) 73 (27) 70 (30) 65 (35) 46 (54) 37 (63) 57 (43)
Sun altitude at solar noon on the 21st day (). 30.2 39.5 50.4 62 70.3 73.4 70.3 62 50.5 39 29.9 26.6 50.3

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