Mitchell County, North Carolina gets 53 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Mitchell County averages 13 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 202 sunny days per year in Mitchell County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Mitchell County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 127 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 81 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 22
Rain: averages 53 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 13 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Mitchell County is 7.4 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in North Carolina.
7.4 / 10
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Mitchell County, while January and February are the least comfortable months.