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 cold, with average temperatures between 21F (-6C) and 39F (4C), 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 58F (14C) and 82F (28C). 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.