For example, if the temperature is 80 degrees with a dew point of 60, that feels quite humid. But if it's 80 degrees with a dew point of 45 degrees, that's much drier and more comfortable.
East of the Rockies, dew points can range from 60-70 degrees, which feels quite humid. Around here, the dew points are mainly between 45 and 55 degrees in summer, which keeps the weather very comfortable -- even on warm days.
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