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Asheville, North Carolina, gets 41 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 12 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 81.

On average, there are 212 sunny days per year in Asheville, North Carolina. The July high is around 84 degrees. The January low is 26. Sperling's comfort index for Asheville is a 55 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.

  CLIMATEAsheville, North CarolinaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)  40.635139.2
  Snowfall (in.)  11.950925.8
  Precipitation Days  81.2571102
  Sunny Days  212205
  Avg. July High  83.893186.1
  Avg. Jan. Low  25.931722.6
  Comfort Index (higher=better)  5554
  UV Index  4.84.3
  Elevation ft.  2,1001,443

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asheville sucks - 4/26/2018
Im young, im only 18 years old, i was born and raised in Asheville and what i can mostly say is, its not for young people at all, its very significantly boring. Its... (Read More)

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Asheville, cloudy, wet, horrible traffic - 4/5/2018
I am a corporate pilot based in Asheville. I commute to Asheville from northern Florida and I'm there 10-12 days a month. Believe me, I can't wait to get home to sunny... (Read More)

Unemployment rates are very deceiving - 2/18/2018
The posted unemployment rate is 3.5%, but that is very deceiving. Asheville and the surrounding area is in fact, a poverty pocket where 90% of the populace hustles badly... (Read More)

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