Cape Carteret, North Carolina gets 56 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Cape Carteret averages 1 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 213 sunny days per year in Cape Carteret. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Cape Carteret gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 119 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 87 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 33
Rain: averages 56 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 1 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Cape Carteret is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Carolina.
7.5 / 10
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Cape Carteret, while July and August are the least comfortable months.