Durham
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
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Durham, NC

A close view of the lit buildings making the amazing skyscape of Durham City in North Carolina, at dusk with the overhead view of the clear blue sky
A close view of the lit buildings making the amazing skyscape of Durham City in North Carolina, at dusk with the overhead view of the clear blue sky
January, like December, is another chilly winter month in Durham, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average high of 47.7°F (8.7°C) and an average low of 32.2°F (0.1°C). The coldest month is January, with an average high-temperature of 47.7°F (8.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 32.2°F (0.1°C). Weather in January »

The last month of the winter, February, is a fresh month in Durham, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average high of 52.3°F (11.3°C) and an average low of 34.9°F (1.6°C). In February, the average high-temperature is practically the same as in January - a cool 52.3°F (11.3°C). Weather in February »

The first month of the spring, March, is a mild month in Durham, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 59°F (15°C) and 41.2°F (5.1°C). In Durham, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a cool 52.3°F (11.3°C) in February, to a moderate 59°F (15°C). Weather in March »

April is a pleasant spring month in Durham, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 50.7°F (10.4°C) and 70.5°F (21.4°C). In Durham, the average high-temperature increases, from a moderate 59°F (15°C) in March, to a pleasant 70.5°F (21.4°C). Weather in April »

The last month of the spring, May, is a warm month in Durham, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 78.6°F (25.9°C) and 59.4°F (15.2°C). In Durham, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from an agreeable 70.5°F (21.4°C) in April, to a warm 78.6°F (25.9°C). Weather in May »

June, the first month of the summer, in Durham, is a hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 66.4°F (19.1°C) and max 86.5°F (30.3°C). In June, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderately hot 78.6°F (25.9°C) in May, to a hot 86.5°F (30.3°C). Weather in June »

July, the same as June, in Durham, North Carolina, is another hot summer month, with average temperature fluctuating between 70.2°F (21.2°C) and 90.3°F (32.4°C). July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 90.3°F (32.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 70.2°F (21.2°C). In July, the average heat index is evaluated at a blistering 107.6°F (42°C). Weather in July »

The last month of the summer, August, is also a hot month in Durham, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 87.8°F (31°C) and 68.7°F (20.4°C). In August, the average high-temperature is essentially the same as in July - a still hot 87.8°F (31°C). Weather in August »

The first month of the autumn, September, is still a warm month in Durham, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 82°F (27.8°C) and 63.3°F (17.4°C). In Durham, the average high-temperature in September slightly decreases, from a hot 87.8°F (31°C) in August, to a warm 82°F (27.8°C). Weather in September »

October, the same as September, in Durham, North Carolina, is another pleasant autumn month, with average temperature varying between 70.9°F (21.6°C) and 52.5°F (11.4°C). In Durham, the average high-temperature in October drops, from a moderately hot 82°F (27.8°C) in September, to an agreeable 70.9°F (21.6°C). Weather in October »

The last month of the autumn, November, is also a moderate month in Durham, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 58.8°F (14.9°C) and 41.5°F (5.3°C). In Durham, the average high-temperature decreases, from a pleasant 70.9°F (21.6°C) in October, to a mild 58.8°F (14.9°C). Weather in November »

The first month of the winter, December, is also a fresh month in Durham, North Carolina, with average temperature varying between 37°F (2.8°C) and 51.8°F (11°C). In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a mild 58.8°F (14.9°C) in November, to a fresh 51.8°F (11°C). Weather in December »

What is the coldest month in Durham?

January is the coldest month in Durham, with an average high-temperature of 47.7°F (8.7°C) and an average low-temperature of 32.2°F (0.1°C).

How many days does it rain in Durham?

In Durham, during the entire year, the rain falls for 150.7 days and collects up to 29.41" (747mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow in Durham?

Months with snowfall are January through March and December.

How much does it snow in Durham?

Throughout the year, in Durham, North Carolina, there are 5.2 snowfall days, and 4.41" (112mm) of snow is accumulated.

What is the snowiest month in Durham?

January is the month with the most snowfall. Snow falls for 1.5 days and accumulates 1.93" (49mm) of snow.

What is the month with the lowest UV index in Durham?

Months with the lowest UV index are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 2.

When it does not snow in Durham?

April through November are months without snowfall.

What is the month with the highest UV index in Durham?

May through August, with an average maximum UV index of 6, are months with the highest UV index.

When are the longest days in Durham?

With an average of 14.6h of daylight, June has the longest days of the year in Durham.

What is the warmest month in Durham?

The warmest month in Durham, North Carolina, is July, with an average high-temperature of 90.3°F (32.4°C) and an average low-temperature of 70.2°F (21.2°C).

What is the least humid month in Durham?

The least humid month is July, with an average relative humidity of 71%.

What month has the most sunshine in Durham?

With an average of 10.6h of sunshine, July has the most sunshine of the year in Durham, North Carolina.

What is the wettest month in Durham?

August is the month with the most rainfall in Durham, North Carolina. Rain falls for 16.1 days and accumulates 3.19" (81mm) of precipitation.

What is the driest month in Durham?

The month with the least rainfall is October when the rain falls for 8.9 days and typically collects 1.89" (48mm) of precipitation.

What is the most humid month in Durham?

The most humid month in Durham, North Carolina, is December, with an average relative humidity of 77%.

What is the month with the shortest days in Durham?

December has the shortest days of the year, with an average of 9.8h of daylight.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Durham?

The month with the least sunshine is December, with an average of 5.4h of sunshine.
Average temperature - Durham, NC
Average rainfall - Durham, NC

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is August (3.19").
The driest month (with the lowest rainfall) is October (1.89").

Average rainfall days - Durham, NC

The month with the highest number of rainy days is May (17.1 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is November (7.7 days).

Average snowfall - Durham, NC

The month with the highest snowfall is January (1.93").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days - Durham, NC

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is February (2.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September and October (0 days).

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Durham, NC