Looking to escape the sometimes harsh climes of the Wasatch Front?
Move to St. George.
It ranked 5th best city for mild weather lovers by Wallet Hub, who looked at which cities consumers could move to in order to protect themselves for having to pay for weather-related costs.
The rankings looked at 600 of the largest U.S. cities based on the year-round weather conditions in each location. Nine key metrics (including humidity, precipitation, snowfall and likelihood of poor and extreme weather) were used to make the assessment.
Here are some key findings from the full report:
• Fairbanks, Alaska, is the coldest city in the country, with an average temperature of 28.25 degrees Fahrenheit. Pearl City, Hawaii, and Honolulu are the warmest, each with an average temperature of 78 degrees Fahrenheit.