Grandfather, North Carolina gets 54 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Grandfather averages 40 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 204 sunny days per year in Grandfather. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Grandfather gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 141 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 77 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 20
Rain: averages 54 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 40 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Grandfather is 6.9 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in North Carolina.
6.9 / 10
August, June and July are the most pleasant months in Grandfather, while January and February are the least comfortable months.