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  CLIMATE OVERVIEW
  

Murphy, North Carolina, gets 60 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 5 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 125.

On average, there are 205 sunny days per year in Murphy, North Carolina. The July high is around 86 degrees. The January low is 26. Sperling's comfort index for Murphy is a 53 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.

  CLIMATEMurphy, North CarolinaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  59.639.2
  Snowfall (in.)  4.725.8
  Precipitation Days  125102
  Sunny Days  205205
  Avg. July High  86.486.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  25.822.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  5354
  UV Index  4.84.3
  Elevation ft.  1,6081,443

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  CLIMATE COMMENTS
  
Beautiful
I moved to Murphy to get away from the hustle in Florida. I found the mountains so beautiful. But there is no work there. It's basically a place for retire's. The people... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Beautiful
I moved to Murphy to get away from the hustle in Florida. I found the mountains so beautiful. But there is no work there. It's basically a place for retire's. The people... (read more)
living in Murphy
I moved here over 12 yrs ago and have loved being here ever since.Two children to raise as a single mom and found it less exspensive then our previous home in Florida,... (read more)
New to the Area
Any & all information on living in your area will be very much appreciated. Middle schools, community collage, shopping, transportation, housing & community... (read more)
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