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Gastonia, North Carolina, gets 44 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 2 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 71.

On average, there are 214 sunny days per year in Gastonia, North Carolina. The July high is around 89 degrees. The January low is 30. Sperling's comfort index for Gastonia is a 65 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.

  CLIMATEGastonia, North CarolinaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  43.705439.2
  Snowfall (in.)  2.0984325.8
  Precipitation Days  71.4857102
  Sunny Days  214205
  Avg. July High  89.485786.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  29.961122.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  6554
  UV Index  4.84.3
  Elevation ft.  7741,443


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