Rutherfordton, North Carolina gets 52 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Rutherfordton averages 2 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 Rutherfordton. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Rutherfordton 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 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 27
Rain: averages 52 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 2 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Rutherfordton is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Carolina.
7.3 / 6.5
Summer / Winter
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Rutherfordton, while January and December are the least comfortable months.