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What is the overall climate: is it extremely hot or cold, wet or dry, at any time of year, for example?

Summers get pretty hot, winters can be snowy and VERY cold (last January it got down to -8° F). Winters are quite wet, with heavy fog/smog. - Dec 25, 2017
Dry. Cold or cool for most of the year save for summer. - Sep 26, 2017
Four seasons. Hot summers, cold winters with snow. - Feb 6, 2017
Weather is very similar to D.C. Hot summers, cold winters with a lot of snow. - May 26, 2016
Cold-weather, mountainous climate. Summers are typically bright and clear and warm. Winters are cold and dreary with either rain or snow. - Aug 19, 2014
Very similar to Boston. A hot, but not excessively so, summer. Pleasant spring and fall. Winter is cold, but not miserable, and good for winter sports in the years with heavy snowfall. - Nov 26, 2012
All four seasons but very temperate. Never too hot in summer and very rarely below freezing in winter (during the day), except up in the mountains. - Aug 17, 2011
Foggy, wet, gray winters. - May 31, 2011
Pretty much like Maryland. Four seasons, none too harsh. - May 18, 2010
Four seasons. Winter is long but not particularly hard. - Jun 19, 2009
Four seasons like in the States. Winter tends to be long, cold, gray and foggy. Flying in and out of the city could be tricky at this time of the year due to flight cancellations or delays. - Mar 18, 2009
Cold winters (except this one), hot summers. Spring and autumn are great. Quick changes of weather. Within 4 days it can change from +34 C to +3 C - Dec 17, 2008