Raleigh, North Carolina 

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Climate in Raleigh, North Carolina

Raleigh, North Carolina gets 46 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Raleigh averages 4 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 Raleigh. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 30

Sperling's Comfort Index for Raleigh is a 63 out of 100
A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


YOU SHOULD KNOW

Raleigh gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 108 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.

CLIMATE

  CLIMATERaleigh, North CarolinaUnited States
  Rainfall (in.)45.838.1
  Snowfall (in.)3.727.8
  Precipitation Days108.3106.2
  Sunny Days213205
  Avg. July High89.585.8
  Avg. Jan. Low29.921.7
  Comfort Index (higher=better)6354
  UV Index4.94.3
  Elevation ft.3152443
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    Reviews for Raleigh    222 Reviews
    Why We Said No to Raleigh and Yes to Wilmington NC - 12/31/2018
    Better weather, great eats, funky historic neighborhoods walking distance to downtown... an artsy vibe, brew pubs and dog parks. This was what we were hoping to find in... Read More

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    Living & Working in Raleigh is For Me - 9/23/2018
    Living in Raleigh has been wonderful for my family and my business. As a roofing contractor, we are able to help our community protect their most valuable asset, their... Read More

    Worst experience ever - 6/17/2018
    I have lived in 10+ different cities throughout my life (London, SF, NYC, Chicago etc) and move to Raleigh for a work opportunity. Worst decision I have ever made. First... Read More


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