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Pittsburgh Climate & Weather

Pittsburgh Climate and Weather


Pittsburgh's climate fluctuates between humid continental and humid subtropical, with four distinct seasons. Pittsburgh winters, between December and February, are not too extreme, with average temperatures of between 21°F (-6°C) and 39°F (4°C), although the temperature can drop significantly lower. In spring things warm up quickly and summers, between June and August, are hot and sunny, with a range in humidity, and temperatures averaging between 58°F (14°C) and 82°F (28°C). Pittsburgh receives heavy rainfall, which is fairly evenly distributed throughout the year, but late spring and summer tend to be the wettest. Some snow does fall in winter.


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