Buncombe County, North Carolina gets 44 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Buncombe County averages 11 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 Buncombe County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Buncombe County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 121 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 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 25
Rain: averages 44 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 11 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Buncombe County is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Carolina.
7.5 / 10
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Buncombe County, while January and February are the least comfortable months.