Bristol, Virginia 

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Weather in Bristol, Virginia

The most pleasant months of the year for Bristol are September, May and June. In Bristol, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Bristol with an average high temperature of 85.1°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in Virginia. January is the snowiest month in Bristol with 4.7 inches of snow, and 5 months of the year have significant snowfall. July is the most humid month, though humidity is low for most of the year.


Today's Weather - Bristol, VA

4 PM PST

Sunny

65°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny75° / 55°S 10 mph
MondayShowers And Thunderstorms71° / 46°SW 5 to 10 mph
TuesdayChance Rain Showers54° / 39°NW 10 to 15 mph
WednesdayMostly Sunny63° / 46°N 0 to 5 mph
ThursdayRain Showers Likely61° / 47°SE 5 to 10 mph
FridayRain Showers Likely53° / 44°SW 5 to 10 mph
SaturdayRain Showers Likely51° / 43°W 5 to 10 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 24
Rain: averages 44 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 12 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Bristol area is 8.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Virginia.

8.3 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. 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
January45° 24°
February49° 27°
March58° 34°
April67° 42°
May75° 51°
June83° 59°
July85° 63°
August85° 62°
September79° 55°
October69° 43°
November58° 34°
December47° 27°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Bristol
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January024123
February020122
March014131
April05120
May00130
June20120
July50120
August40110
September1090
October0480
November014100
December022122

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 Bristol    7 Reviews
Life hack if you are new to the area - 3/31/2019
Eat and live on the TN side, shop on the VA side.... Read More

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Not for me - 9/5/2018
I’ve lived here my whole life and the crime/drug rate keeps going up. This area is starting to go downhill. Not to mention the property taxes are... Read More

If you’re on meth then it’s the town for you! - 9/1/2018
Lived here my whole life basically and this place is going downhill. It’s a drug area. Mostly people on meth and pills. I feel like the crime rate just keeps going up.... Read More


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