Greenville, South Carolina 

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Weather in Greenville, South Carolina

The most pleasant months of the year for Greenville are May, September and October. In Greenville, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Greenville with an average high temperature of 89.8°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in South Carolina. January is the snowiest month in Greenville with 1.2 inches of snow, and 3 months of the year have significant snowfall. The most uncomfortably humid months are July, August and June.


Today's Weather - Greenville, SC

11 AM PST

Mostly Sunny

73°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonMostly Sunny76° / 62°SW 7 mph
WednesdayPatchy Fog then Chance Rain Showers71° / 65°SSE 5 mph
ThursdayRain Showers77° / 54°S 9 to 18 mph
FridaySlight Chance Rain Showers then Sunny68° / 43°NW 5 to 9 mph
SaturdaySunny60° / 44°NE 6 to 9 mph
SundayPartly Sunny63° / 43°WNW 5 mph
MondaySunny63° / 40°N 7 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 90 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 31
Rain: averages 51 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 3 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Greenville area is 7.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in South 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° 31°
February55° 34°
March63° 40°
April72° 48°
May80° 57°
June87° 66°
July90° 69°
August88° 69°
September82° 61°
October72° 50°
November63° 41°
December53° 33°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Greenville
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January017101
February01290
March0690
April0180
May1090
June90100
July150110
August11090
September3080
October0170
November0580
December01590

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 Greenville    90 Reviews
The Best Place to live in South Carolina - 2/28/2020
I've lived in Greenville, SC for over 36 years relocating from the low country in 1983. Over the years there has been much change. More positive than negative. U.S.... Read More

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Would love to live there. - 2/24/2020
It's one of my favorite niche cities. Love it's location. Furman's campus is stunning. Love the scenery there. Love Paris Mountain. Would love to live there. It's... Read More

I like it - 1/23/2020
I moved here in 1994 from Barre Vermont and i love it. The mountains are about 45 minutes North West. The beach is a good 5 hour drive away. There are a lot of parks and... Read More


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