Kinston, North Carolina 

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Weather in Kinston, North Carolina

The most pleasant months of the year for Kinston are October, May and April. In Kinston, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Kinston with an average high temperature of 90.1°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in North Carolina. January is the snowiest month in Kinston with 1.2 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 - Kinston, NC

11 PM PST

Clear

33°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightClear29° / 56°NE 3 mph
Sunday NightRain Showers Likely50° / 69°E 6 mph
Monday NightMostly Cloudy61° / 78°SW 10 mph
Tuesday NightRain Showers Likely49° / 54°W 6 to 10 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Cloudy31° / 44°N 10 mph
Thursday NightSlight Chance Light Rain34° / 53°NE 10 mph
Friday NightLight Rain Likely46° / 62°NE 3 to 7 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 33
Rain: averages 50 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 2 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Kinston 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
January54° 33°
February58° 35°
March65° 41°
April74° 49°
May81° 58°
June88° 67°
July90° 70°
August89° 69°
September83° 63°
October75° 51°
November66° 43°
December57° 35°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Kinston
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January015101
February01190
March0690
April1180
May3090
June110100
July170120
August120110
September4080
October0170
November0570
December01390

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 Kinston    4 Reviews
Hidden among the churches - 5/7/2018
I moved to Kinston, NC for retirement. Purchased a house from the auction held by the court. As a person of color, I was unable to obtain an attorney, while I was sued... Read More

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A Great Town of New Opportunity 2014 - 1/29/2014
I'm moving my business and family with 2 young children to Kinston in March from Chapel Hill/Durham. Kinston is really nice with a great new restaurants, close proximity... Read More

House hunting - 12/5/2012
hello! I recently visted parts of North Carolina and was amazed! I loved the people and the helpful tips from townies. I saw some amazing houses, in Kinston. ... Read More


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