Fayetteville, NC has a humid subtropical climate with hot summers and mild winters. The average annual temperature is around 60°F (16°C) and the area experiences abundant rainfall year-round. During the summer months, temperatures can reach up to 90°F (32°C). Snowfall is rare in Fayetteville, with most of it occurring in January and February. Humidity levels tend to be higher during the warmer months, but rarely reach uncomfortable levels. Overall, Fayetteville has a pleasant climate that offers plenty of sunshine throughout the year.
Fayetteville, North Carolina gets 45 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Fayetteville averages 2 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 219 sunny days per year in Fayetteville. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Fayetteville gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 110 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 91 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 32
Rain: averages 45 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 2 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Fayetteville is 7.4 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in North Carolina.
5.5 / 7.1
Summer / Winter
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Fayetteville, while July and August are the least comfortable months.