Tar Heel, North Carolina gets 48 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Tar Heel averages 1 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 212 sunny days per year in Tar Heel. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Tar Heel gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 106 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 91 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 32
Rain: averages 48 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 1 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Tar Heel is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Carolina.
7.5 / 10
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Tar Heel, while July and August are the least comfortable months.