Durham-Chapel Hill Metro Area, North Carolina gets 46 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Durham-Chapel Hill Metro Area averages 4 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 220 sunny days per year in Durham-Chapel Hill Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Durham-Chapel Hill Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 109 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 29
Rain: averages 46 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 4 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Durham-Chapel Hill metro area is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Carolina.
7.5 / 10
September, May and October are the most pleasant months in the Durham-Chapel Hill metro area, while January and July are the least comfortable months.