Zip 28663 (Piney Creek, NC) Weather


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United States / North Carolina / No Metro Area / Alleghany County / No City / Piney Creek (zip 28663)

The most pleasant months of the year for the 28663 zip code are June, August and July. In the 28663 zip code, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for the 28663 zip code with an average high temperature of 81.8°, which ranks it as one of the coolest places in North Carolina. February is the snowiest month in the 28663 zip code with 4.9 inches of snow, and 6 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 - Piney Creek, NC

12 AM PST

Sunny

48°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny48° / 32°NW 14 mph
SaturdayChance Rain And Snow Showers42° / 20°W 8 to 14 mph
SundaySunny52° / 34°W 5 to 8 mph
MondayMostly Sunny60° / 41°SW 13 mph
TuesdayChance Rain Showers59° / 49°S 8 to 16 mph
WednesdayChance Rain Showers62° / 33°SW 14 to 21 mph
ThursdayChance Rain Showers49° / 31°W 14 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 20
Rain: averages 50 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 15 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Piney Creek (zip 28663) area is 8.8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in North Carolina.

8.8 / 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
January43° 20°
February46° 23°
March53° 29°
April63° 37°
May71° 46°
June79° 55°
July82° 59°
August81° 57°
September74° 50°
October65° 38°
November56° 30°
December45° 23°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Piney Creek
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January027102
February023102
March020111
April09110
May02130
June10120
July20130
August20110
September0190
October0880
November01890
December025111

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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