Hickory, North Carolina gets 45 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Hickory averages 4 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 210 sunny days per year in Hickory. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Hickory gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 112 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 88 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 29
Rain: averages 45 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 4 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Hickory is 7.6 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in North Carolina.
7.6 / 10
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Hickory, while January and December are the least comfortable months.