Asheville Metro Area, North Carolina gets 47 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Asheville Metro Area averages 11 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 209 sunny days per year in Asheville Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Asheville Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 126 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 83 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 25
Rain: averages 47 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 11 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Asheville metro area 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 the Asheville metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.