Rutherford County, North Carolina gets 51 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Rutherford County averages 4 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 217 sunny days per year in Rutherford County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Rutherford County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 112 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 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 27
Rain: averages 51 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 4 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Rutherford County is 7.6 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in North Carolina.
7.6 / 10
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in Rutherford County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.