Wake Forest, North Carolina 

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Weather in Wake Forest, North Carolina

The most pleasant months of the year for Wake Forest are May, September and April. In Wake Forest, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Wake Forest with an average high temperature of 89.6°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in North Carolina. January is the snowiest month in Wake Forest with 1.4 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 - Wake Forest, NC

11 AM PST

Sunny

86°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny89° / 64°S 7 mph
MondaySunny90° / 67°SW 5 to 8 mph
TuesdaySunny86° / 59°N 6 mph
WednesdaySunny86° / 65°NW 2 mph
ThursdaySunny91° / 66°SW 5 mph
FridaySunny89° / 65°NE 3 mph
SaturdayMostly Sunny88° / 67°NE 3 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 28
Rain: averages 46 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 3 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Wake Forest 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
January50° 28°
February54° 30°
March63° 37°
April72° 45°
May79° 55°
June87° 64°
July90° 68°
August88° 67°
September82° 60°
October72° 47°
November63° 38°
December53° 31°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Wake Forest
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Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
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January021101
February01891
March011100
April1290
May2090
June10090
July160100
August11090
September3070
October0270
November0980
December01890

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 Wake Forest    5 Reviews
Is wake forest a good place to live? - 10/14/2014
Im a 22 year old male from Denver Colorado.im looking to relocate and transfer for work . Colorado has high taxes and high cost of living and also to much snow during... Read More

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Loving Life In Wake Forest, NC - 7/12/2014
Relocating from New York City three years ago took some adjustment and once settled in Wake Forest I was able to breath a little bit easier. The pace is something you... Read More

Great Place to Work and Live, BUT... - 10/15/2010
The Triangle is a great place to work and live, more reasonable than the North but more expensive than most places in the South. We live in a beautiful... Read More


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