South Henderson, North Carolina 

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Climate in South Henderson, North Carolina

South Henderson, North Carolina gets 45 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

South Henderson averages 3 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 South Henderson. The US average is 205 sunny days.

South Henderson gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 105 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.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 26
Rain: averages 45 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 3 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for South Henderson is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Carolina.

7.5 / 10
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in South Henderson, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  South Henderson, North CarolinaUnited States
  45.0 in.38.1 in.
  2.7 in.27.8 in.
  104.8 days106.2 days
  213 days205 days
  88.7°85.8°
  26.3°21.7°
  7.57
  4.94.3
  505 ft.2443 ft.
CLIMATE

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for South Henderson with an average high temperature of 88.7°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in North Carolina. In South Henderson, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for South Henderson are May, September and June.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for South Henderson with an average of 26.3°. This is colder than most places in North Carolina.


In South Henderson, there are 33.4 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is cooler than most places in North Carolina.


In South Henderson, there are 89.1 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is colder than most places in North Carolina.


In South Henderson, there are 0.1 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is colder than most places in North Carolina.


July is the wettest month in South Henderson with 4.8 inches of rain, and the driest month is February with 3.0 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 30% of yearly precipitation and 22% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 45.0 inches in South Henderson means that it is drier than most places in North Carolina.


July is the rainiest month in South Henderson with 9.9 days of rain, and October is the driest month with only 7.1 rainy days. There are 104.8 rainy days annually in South Henderson, which is less rainy than most places in North Carolina. The rainiest season is Autumn when it rains 27% of the time and the driest is Winter with only a 22% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 2.7 inches in South Henderson means that it is about average compared to other places in North Carolina. January is the snowiest month in South Henderson with 1.3 inches of snow, and 2 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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