Pittsburgh - Recent Annual Temperatures, Rain & Snow





The numbers here describe what the weather in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania was like for every year since 2010. A series of tables gives data by year for temperature, precipitation and snowfall.

They begin with average maximum and minimum temperatures in degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius. That's followed by how many really hot and cold days occurred each year. Then there's information on how much rain and snow actually landed during recent years, as well as how often Pittsburgh had wet or snowy weather.

The climate data come from weather measurements made at Pittsburgh International Airport.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

Pittsburgh temperature averages by year
High °F Low °F Year High °C Low °C
63 44 2017 17 7
64 45 2016 18 7
62 43 2015 17 6
59 41 2014 15 5
60 43 2013 16 6
64 44 2012 18 7
62 44 2011 17 7
61 43 2010 16 6
Number of days each year when the temperature in Pittsburgh dropped to 0 or 32 or below, or rose to at least 70 or 90 degrees Fahrenheit
0 °F
-18 °C
32 °F
0 °C
Year 70 °F
21 °C
90 °F
32 °C
0 98 2017 166 3
1 106 2016 170 11
9 104 2015 159 10
5 125 2014 146 0
0 126 2013 159 6
0 108 2012 166 20
2 107 2011 149 18
1 121 2010 158 16

Rainy Weather iconPrecipitation

This table gives the total precipitation that fell on Pittsburgh during each year from 2010. The number of days with precipitation counts the days when rainfall or snowfall (when melted) amounted to 0.01 inches (0.254 millimeters) or more.

Total precipitation in Pittsburgh
Days Year Inches Milli­metres
163 2017 42.1 1068
82 2016 35.1 891
83 2015 40.6 1031
83 2014 36.9 936
72 2013 36.7 933
87 2012 41.8 1061
95 2011 43.6 1106
72 2010 37.9 962

Snowy Weather iconSnow

Amount of snowfall in Pittsburgh and number of days when new snow totalled at least 1 inch (2.5 centimetres)
Days Year Inches Centi­metres
14 2017 33.1 84
13 2016 37.6 96
15 2015 43.5 110
15 2014 43.4 110
28 2013 67.3 171
17 2012 48.5 123
13 2011 47.0 119
21 2010 79.1 201
Reference

Jay Lawrimore. 2016. Global Summary of the Year, Version 1.0. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. 

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