You asked: How bad is the Seattle weather?

Is the weather in Seattle depressing?

SEATTLE — It’s been a heck of a winter. Cold temperatures, snow, rain and don’t forget the typical Pacific Northwest gray skies. The city is known for that, but surprisingly, a new study says Seattle does not have the most depressing winters.

Does Seattle have good weather?

It’s true that Seattle does get pretty steady rain in the fall and winter (and sometimes in the spring), often the summers are warm and dry. In fact, many years, Seattle summers offer some of the best weather in the country.

How bad are the winters in Seattle?

Seattle winter is typically overcast and cold, and often, it feels a little colder than the temperature appears to be because of the high humidity in the air, making even blue-sky days rather crisp and cold. … In December in Seattle, expect daytime highs of 46° F and nighttime lows of 39° F, with about 14 days of rain.

Is Seattle a bad place to live?

Overall, however, Seattle has a pretty low crime rate. The normal stuff applies for cities though: after dark, you probably shouldn’t go wandering around by yourself. Especially not in quiet and/or poorly lit areas. Basically, we’re going to say Seattle is pretty safe – much safer, in fact, compared to other US cities.

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Are people leaving Seattle?

According to the US Census, of the 100,000 people that leave King County each year, 30,000 of them go no further than Snohomish County and Pierce County. Next up on the list is people moving from Seattle to Los Angeles County (nearly 3,000 people every year).

Is Seattle expensive place to live?

Report: Seattle’s cost of living is 56.8% higher than the national average. A neighborhood along Lake Washington in Seattle. The cost of living in Seattle is 56.8% higher than the national average, according to a recent report from Rent.com.

Is Seattle humid or dry?

To my surprise, though, I found out that Seattle is actually one of the most humid cities in the US. In fact, according to one online publication, Seattle is ranked as the 38th most humid city in the United States.