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Barometric Pressure in Scranton, Pennsylvania, US


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The pressure in Scranton, United States United States is predicted to slowly rise over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 1010.3 hPa today, which is considered normal.


Weather prediction: Expect more fair, dry, cool weather

The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Scranton is 3 hPa, with a low of 1008.6 hPa and a high of 1011.6 hPa. The daily average here is lower than in most cities around the world.



The barometric pressure in Scranton, Pennsylvania is typically around 30.12 inches. This is slightly lower than the national average. Fluctuations occur throughout the year.

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Scranton is located in a valley. The surrounding mountains are the Pocono Mountains to the east and the Endless Mountains to the north. The city's valley location affects the atmospheric pressure. The surrounding mountains block or redirect air masses. This influences the pressure systems that reach the city.

The mountains also contribute to Scranton's weather patterns. They create an orographic effect. Moist air is forced to rise, cool, and condense. This leads to precipitation, often in the form of snow.


* The barometric pressure information for Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States on this page is for educational purposes only. We are not responsible for its accuracy or reliability. This information is not medical advice. Consult a health professional for medical concerns and do not rely on this site for medical decisions.