Greensboro, NC has a typical climate in the southeastern part of the United States with hot, humid summers and mild winters. During the summer months, temperatures range from an average high of 89°F (32°C) in July to an average low of 64°F (18°C) in August. Winters are mild with temperatures averaging from an average high of 56°F (13°C) in December to an average low of 30°F (-1°C) in January. Greensboro experiences moderate precipitation throughout the year, with rain showers occurring most frequently during June and July. The city is also susceptible to severe storms including thunderstorms, tornadoes, hail and occasional hurricanes.
Greensboro, North Carolina gets 45 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Greensboro averages 5 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 217 sunny days per year in Greensboro. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Greensboro gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 111 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 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 30
Rain: averages 45 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 5 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Greensboro is 7.6 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in North Carolina.
7.3 / 6.6
Summer / Winter
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Greensboro, while January and December are the least comfortable months.