Charlotte, North Carolina 

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Weather in Charlotte, North Carolina

The most pleasant months of the year for Charlotte are May, September and April. In Charlotte, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Charlotte with an average high temperature of 89.7°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in North Carolina. January is the snowiest month in Charlotte with 1.1 inches of snow, and 2 months of the year have significant snowfall. The most uncomfortably humid months are July, August and June.


Today's Weather - Charlotte, NC

6 PM PST

Chance Rain Showers then Light Rain Likely

72°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightChance Rain Showers then Light Rain Likely70° / 80°SSW 6 to 13 mph
Sunday NightShowers And Thunderstorms72° / 90°SSW 6 mph
Monday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms73° / 83°SW 13 mph
Tuesday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms64° / 82°NW 3 to 8 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Clear64° / 85°E 5 mph
Thursday NightPartly Cloudy66° / 87°E 2 to 6 mph
Friday NightChance Showers And Thunderstorms68° / 87°S 3 to 7 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 30
Rain: averages 43 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 2 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Charlotte area is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Carolina.

7.5 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January51° 30°
February55° 33°
March63° 40°
April72° 47°
May79° 56°
June87° 65°
July90° 69°
August88° 68°
September82° 61°
October72° 49°
November63° 40°
December53° 32°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Charlotte
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January01891
February01490
March0790
April0190
May2090
June90100
July160100
August11090
September4070
October0170
November0780
December01790

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Charlotte    302 Reviews
Based on Personal Perception - 6/14/2021
Six years ago I accepted a transfer to work in Charlotte NC and, now, I can't wait to get out. I believe that opinions regarding the city of Charlotte are based on... Read More

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Super Sprawl City - 3/29/2021
Super Sprawl city. Very clean, racially diverse, and appears economically strong. The downtown area is unbelievably small for a 800,000+ population size city. Compared... Read More

Not for everyone - 2/6/2021
Pro: clean, dog friendly, job opportunities, rent cost, lakes and a lot of trees everywhere. Contra: boring, suburbs lifestyle, I moved from Miami to Charlotte two... Read More


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