Hickory, North Carolina, gets 47 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 8 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 116.
On average, there are 210 sunny days per year in Hickory, North Carolina. The July high is around 88 degrees. The January low is 29. Sperling's comfort index for Hickory 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.