Monthly weather forecast and climate
Highlands, NC

Springtime in the rocky and mountainous region in the Appalachian Mountain scene in Highlands, North Carolina
Springtime in the rocky and mountainous region in the Appalachian Mountain scene in Highlands, North Carolina

Weather in January

January, like December, is a frosty winter month in Highlands, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 28°F (-2.2°C) and max 43.7°F (6.5°C). January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 43.7°F (6.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 28°F (-2.2°C). Weather in January »

Weather in February

February, the last month of the winter, in Highlands, is another chilly month, with average temperature fluctuating between 31.8°F (-0.1°C) and 47.8°F (8.8°C). In February, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in January - a still frosty 47.8°F (8.8°C). Weather in February »

Weather in March

The first month of the spring, March, is a fresh month in Highlands, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average high of 54.9°F (12.7°C) and an average low of 37.9°F (3.3°C). In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a frosty 47.8°F (8.8°C) in February, to a cool 54.9°F (12.7°C). Weather in March »

Weather in April

April in Highlands, North Carolina, is an enjoyable spring month, with average temperature fluctuating between 64°F (17.8°C) and 45°F (7.2°C). In April, the average high-temperature rises, from a cool 54.9°F (12.7°C) in March, to an enjoyable 64°F (17.8°C). Weather in April »

Weather in May

The last month of the spring, May, is an agreeable month in Highlands, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average low of 52°F (11.1°C) and an average high of 72°F (22.2°C). In Highlands, North Carolina, the average high-temperature in May slightly increases, from a comfortable 64°F (17.8°C) in April, to an agreeable 72°F (22.2°C). Weather in May »

Weather in June

The first month of the summer, June, is a warm month in Highlands, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 58.1°F (14.5°C) and max 79.3°F (26.3°C). In June, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a pleasant 72°F (22.2°C) in May, to a warm 79.3°F (26.3°C). Weather in June »

Weather in July

July, like June, in Highlands, North Carolina, is a moderately hot summer month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 81.5°F (27.5°C) and an average low of 61.3°F (16.3°C). With an average high-temperature of 81.5°F (27.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 61.3°F (16.3°C), July is the warmest month. In July, the average heat index is evaluated at a tropical 87.1°F (30.6°C). Weather in July »

Weather in August

August, the last month of the summer, in Highlands, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 60.1°F (15.6°C) and 81°F (27.2°C). In Highlands, North Carolina, the average high-temperature in August is almost the same as in July - a still warm 81°F (27.2°C). Weather in August »

Weather in September

September, the first month of the autumn, in Highlands, is also a moderately hot month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 76.5°F (24.7°C) and an average low of 56.3°F (13.5°C). In September, the average high-temperature is relatively the same as in August - a still moderately hot 76.5°F (24.7°C). Weather in September »

Weather in October

October, like September, in Highlands, North Carolina, is another enjoyable autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 46°F (7.8°C) and max 65.8°F (18.8°C). In Highlands, North Carolina, the average high-temperature decreases, from a warm 76.5°F (24.7°C) in September, to an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C). Weather in October »

Weather in November

The last month of the autumn, November, is also a fresh month in Highlands, North Carolina, with temperature in the range of an average high of 54.7°F (12.6°C) and an average low of 37°F (2.8°C). In November, the average high-temperature drops, from an enjoyable 65.8°F (18.8°C) in October, to a fresh 54.7°F (12.6°C). Weather in November »

Weather in December

The first month of the winter, December, is still a chilly month in Highlands, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 33.4°F (0.8°C) and max 48.2°F (9°C). In December, the average high-temperature slightly decreases, from a fresh 54.7°F (12.6°C) in November, to a chilly 48.2°F (9°C). Weather in December »
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FAQ

What is the coldest month in Highlands?

With an average high-temperature of 43.7°F (6.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 28°F (-2.2°C), January is the coldest month in Highlands, North Carolina.

What is the least humid month in Highlands?

Months with the lowest humidity are January and November, with an average relative humidity of 76%.

How much does it rain in Highlands?

Throughout the year, in Highlands, there are 177.1 rainfall days, and 41.42" (1052mm) of precipitation is accumulated.

When does it snow in Highlands?

January through April, November and December are months with snowfall in Highlands.

How much does it snow in Highlands?

Throughout the year, in Highlands, North Carolina, there are 21.8 snowfall days, and 26.38" (670mm) of snow is accumulated.

What are the months with the lowest UV index in Highlands?

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

What are the most humid months in Highlands?

Months with the highest humidity in Highlands, North Carolina, are February, March, May, September and December, with an average relative humidity of 79%.

What is the rainiest month in Highlands?

April is the month with the most rainfall in Highlands, North Carolina. Rain falls for 15.3 days and accumulates 4.37" (111mm) of precipitation.

When it does not snow in Highlands?

May through October are months without snowfall in Highlands.

When are the longest days in Highlands?

The month with the longest days is June, with an average of 14.5h of daylight.

What month has the most sunshine in Highlands?

With an average of 10.5h of sunshine, June has the most sunshine of the year.

When is the highest UV index in Highlands?

June is the month with the highest UV index, with an average maximum UV index of 6.

What is the warmest month in Highlands?

The warmest month in Highlands is July, with an average high-temperature of 81.5°F (27.5°C) and an average low-temperature of 61.3°F (16.3°C).

What is the driest month in Highlands?

The month with the least rainfall in Highlands is September when the rain falls for 13.9 days and typically collects 2.24" (57mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow the most in Highlands?

December is the month with the most snowfall in Highlands, North Carolina. Snow falls for 4.5 days and accumulates 7.44" (189mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Highlands?

With an average of 9.8h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year in Highlands.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Highlands?

December has the least sunshine of the year, with an average of 5.2h of sunshine.

Average pressure
Highlands, NC

Average pressure - Highlands, NC

Months with the highest atmospheric pressure are January and November (30.15").
The month with the lowest atmospheric pressure is June (29.99").

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Average wind speed
Highlands, NC

Average wind speed - Highlands, NC

The windiest month (with the highest average wind speed) is April (5.8mph).
The calmest month (with the lowest average wind speed) is August (3.5mph).

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Average humidity
Highlands, NC

Average humidity - Highlands, NC

Months with the highest relative humidity are February, March, May, September and December (79%).
Months with the lowest relative humidity are January and November (76%).

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Average rainfall
Highlands, NC

Average rainfall - Highlands, NC

The wettest month (with the highest rainfall) is April (4.37").
The driest month (with the least rainfall) is September (2.24").

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Average rainfall days
Highlands, NC

Average rainfall days - Highlands, NC

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (20 days).
The month with the least rainy days is November (10.4 days).

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Average snowfall
Highlands, NC

Average snowfall - Highlands, NC

The month with the highest snowfall is December (7.44").
Months with the least snowfall are May, June, July, August, September and October (0").

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Average snowfall days
Highlands, NC

Average snowfall days - Highlands, NC

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (6.5 days).
Months with the least snowfall days are May, June, July, August and September (0 days).

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Average daylight / Average sunshine
Highlands, NC

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Highlands, NC

The month with the longest days is June (Average daylight: 14.5h).
The month with the shortest days is December (Average daylight: 9.8h).

The month with the most sunshine is June (Average sunshine: 10.5h).
The month with the least sunshine is December (Average sunshine: 5.2h).

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Average sunshine days
Highlands, NC

Average sunshine days - Highlands, NC

The month with the most sunshine days is November (18.7 days).
The month with the least sunshine days is June (8.7 days).

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Average visibility
Highlands, NC

Average visibility - Highlands, NC

The month with the highest visibility is June (6mi).
Months with the lowest visibility are January, February, March, April, May, July, August, September, October, November and December (5mi).

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