Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 

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Weather in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

The most pleasant months of the year for Myrtle Beach are October, May and April. In Myrtle Beach, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Myrtle Beach with an average high temperature of 89.0°, which ranks it as one of the coolest places in South Carolina. December is the snowiest month in Myrtle Beach with 0.5 inches of snow, and 1 month of the year have significant snowfall. The most uncomfortably humid months are July, August and June.


Today's Weather - Myrtle Beach, SC

6 AM PST

Sunny

42°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodaySunny53° / 43°NE 15 mph
FridayRain Showers58° / 55°NE 10 mph
SaturdayRain Showers64° / 45°SW 7 to 13 mph
SundaySunny60° / 46°W 7 mph
MondaySunny66° / 55°SE 2 to 7 mph
TuesdayRain Showers Likely66° / 40°W 14 mph
WednesdayChance Rain Showers then Sunny50° / 35°N 10 to 14 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 89 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 35
Rain: averages 52 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 1 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Myrtle Beach area is 7.4 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in South Carolina.

7.4 / 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
January56° 35°
February59° 37°
March65° 43°
April73° 51°
May80° 60°
June86° 69°
July89° 72°
August88° 71°
September84° 65°
October76° 54°
November68° 45°
December59° 37°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Myrtle Beach
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January013100
February0790
March0380
April0070
May2080
June60100
July110120
August80120
September3090
October0070
November0370
December0990

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 Myrtle Beach    55 Reviews
Yes to The Carolinas But No to Myrtle - 1/4/2019
We were looking for a new city, and Myrtle Beach had had enough press that we were curious to check it out. A 30something and 40something couple, both of us have... Read More

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Pro's and Con's of living in Myrtle Beach - 11/25/2018
If I could give 4.5 instead of 5 I would because Id like to see the traffic flow better with more red lights and see more money put in to landscaping the roadways and... Read More

Police/Gastapo - 7/27/2018
Dropped off my wife and daughter to get an ice cream and 1230 am That’s right after midnight. Drove around the block to go back and get them stopped to pick the. You p... Read More


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