Sugar Mountain, North Carolina 

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Climate in Sugar Mountain, North Carolina

Sugar Mountain, North Carolina gets 55 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Sugar Mountain averages 42 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 200 sunny days per year in Sugar Mountain. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Sugar Mountain gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 141 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 75 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 20
Rain: averages 55 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 42 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Sugar Mountain is 6.7 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in North Carolina.

6.7 / 10
August, July and June are the most pleasant months in Sugar Mountain, while January and February are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Sugar Mountain, North CarolinaUnited States
  55.0 in.38.1 in.
  41.5 in.27.8 in.
  140.5 days106.2 days
  200 days205 days
  74.5°85.8°
  19.7°21.7°
  6.77
  54.3
  4400 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 Sugar Mountain with an average high temperature of 74.5°, which ranks it as one of the coolest places in North Carolina. In Sugar Mountain, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Sugar Mountain are July, August and June.


January has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Sugar Mountain with an average of 19.7°. This is one of the coldest places in North Carolina.


In Sugar Mountain, there are 0.0 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is one of the coolest places in North Carolina.


In Sugar Mountain, there are 126.8 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the coldest places in North Carolina.


In Sugar Mountain, there are 3.6 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is one of the coldest places in North Carolina.


July is the wettest month in Sugar Mountain with 5.6 inches of rain, and the driest month is October with 3.8 inches. The wettest season is Autumn with 28% of yearly precipitation and 23% occurs in Spring, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 55.0 inches in Sugar Mountain means that it is wetter than most places in North Carolina.


July is the rainiest month in Sugar Mountain with 13.7 days of rain, and October is the driest month with only 9.4 rainy days. There are 140.5 rainy days annually in Sugar Mountain, which is one of the rainiest places in North Carolina. The rainiest season is Autumn when it rains 28% of the time and the driest is Winter with only a 21% chance of a rainy day.


An annual snowfall of 41.5 inches in Sugar Mountain means that it is one of the snowiest places in North Carolina. February is the snowiest month in Sugar Mountain with 11.8 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall.





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