Culpeper, VA has a humid subtropical climate with hot summers and mild winters. Summers usually start off warm with temperatures in the 70s and 80s, and they often reach the 90s later in the summer. Winters are usually mild with temperatures ranging from 40-60 degrees Fahrenheit. The area gets an average of 43 inches of rain per year, mostly concentrated during the spring and summer months, as well as an average snowfall of 15-20 inches per year.
Culpeper, Virginia gets 44 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Culpeper averages 19 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 198 sunny days per year in Culpeper. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Culpeper gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 117 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 87 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 22
Rain: averages 44 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 19 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Culpeper is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in Virginia.
8.1 / 5.8
Summer / Winter
September, May and June are the most pleasant months in Culpeper, while January and February are the least comfortable months.