Wilmington
North Carolina, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

Monthly weather forecast and climate
Wilmington, NC

A creative creation on a large field in Wilmington, North Carolina, near the skyscape of the city afar, and intense white clouds in the blue sky above
A creative creation on a large field in Wilmington, North Carolina, near the skyscape of the city afar, and intense white clouds in the blue sky above
January, like December, is a moderate winter month in Wilmington, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between max 56.5°F (13.6°C) and min 35.6°F (2°C). January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 56.5°F (13.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 35.6°F (2°C). Weather in January »
February, the last month of the winter, in Wilmington, is also a moderate month, with average temperature ranging between max 59.9°F (15.5°C) and min 37.9°F (3.3°C). In Wilmington, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in January - a still moderate 59.9°F (15.5°C). Weather in February »

The first month of the spring, March, is a comfortable month in Wilmington, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 43.9°F (6.6°C) and max 66.4°F (19.1°C). In March, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a moderate 59.9°F (15.5°C) in February, to a comfortable 66.4°F (19.1°C). Weather in March »

April is a moderately hot spring month in Wilmington, North Carolina, with average temperature ranging between min 51.6°F (10.9°C) and max 74.1°F (23.4°C). In Wilmington, North Carolina, the average high-temperature slightly increases, from a comfortable 66.4°F (19.1°C) in March, to a moderately hot 74.1°F (23.4°C). Weather in April »

May, the last month of the spring, in Wilmington, is another warm month, with average temperature varying between 80.8°F (27.1°C) and 60.1°F (15.6°C). In Wilmington, the average high-temperature in May marginally rises, from a moderately hot 74.1°F (23.4°C) in April, to a still warm 80.8°F (27.1°C). Weather in May »

The first month of the summer, June, is a tropical month in Wilmington, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 86.9°F (30.5°C) and 68.7°F (20.4°C). In Wilmington, the average high-temperature marginally rises, from a moderately hot 80.8°F (27.1°C) in May, to a hot 86.9°F (30.5°C). Weather in June »

July, like June, is a hot summer month in Wilmington, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 72.7°F (22.6°C) and 89.8°F (32.1°C). With an average high-temperature of 89.8°F (32.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 72.7°F (22.6°C), July is the warmest month. Weather in July »

August, the last month of the summer, in Wilmington, is also a hot month, with average temperature ranging between min 71.2°F (21.8°C) and max 88.2°F (31.2°C). In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still hot 88.2°F (31.2°C). Weather in August »

September, the first month of the autumn, in Wilmington, is also a moderately hot month, with average temperature ranging between max 83.7°F (28.7°C) and min 65.7°F (18.7°C). In Wilmington, the average high-temperature in September is essentially the same as in August - a warm 83.7°F (28.7°C). Weather in September »

October, the same as September, is a moderately hot autumn month in Wilmington, North Carolina, with average temperature fluctuating between 75.7°F (24.3°C) and 54.7°F (12.6°C). In Wilmington, the average high-temperature in October marginally drops, from 83.7°F (28.7°C) in September, to a still moderately hot 75.7°F (24.3°C). Weather in October »

November, the last month of the autumn, in Wilmington, is another pleasant month, with average temperature fluctuating between 45.3°F (7.4°C) and 68°F (20°C). In November, the average high-temperature marginally drops, from a warm 75.7°F (24.3°C) in October, to a pleasant 68°F (20°C). Weather in November »

December, the first month of the winter, in Wilmington, is still a mild month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 59.4°F (15.2°C) and an average low of 37.8°F (3.2°C). In Wilmington, the average high-temperature in December marginally drops, from a pleasant 68°F (20°C) in November, to a moderate 59.4°F (15.2°C). Weather in December »

What is the coldest month in Wilmington?

With an average high-temperature of 56.5°F (13.6°C) and an average low-temperature of 35.6°F (2°C), January is the coldest month in Wilmington.

How much does it rain in Wilmington?

In Wilmington, during the entire year, the rain falls for 134.6 days and collects up to 57.6" (1463.1mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow in Wilmington?

January through March and December are months with snowfall.

How much does it snow in Wilmington?

Throughout the year, in Wilmington, North Carolina, there are 1 snowfall days, and 1.7" (43.2mm) of snow is accumulated.

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

January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 3, are months with the lowest UV index in Wilmington, North Carolina.

What month is the ocean coldest in Wilmington?

With an average ocean temperature of 57.6°F (14.2°C), February is the month with the coldest seawater in Wilmington, North Carolina. Swimming in 57.6°F (14.2°C) is considered life-threatening. Even a few minutes in 55.4°F (13°C) water is uncomfortable, and swimming below 50°F (10°C) may cause total loss of breathing control and cold shock, depending on a person's physique.

What is the least humid month in Wilmington?

With an average relative humidity of 66.8%, April is the least humid month.

What is the driest month in Wilmington?

April is the month with the least rainfall. Rain falls for 8.5 days and accumulates 2.8" (71.6mm) of precipitation.

When are the longest days in Wilmington?

June has the longest days of the year in Wilmington, North Carolina, with an average of 14.4h of daylight.

What month has the most sunshine in Wilmington?

With an average of 9.3h of sunshine, June has the most sunshine of the year in Wilmington.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Wilmington?

June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 10, are months with the highest UV index.

What is the warmest month in Wilmington?

July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 89.8°F (32.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 72.7°F (22.6°C).

What is the most humid month in Wilmington?

With an average relative humidity of 80.7%, August is the most humid month in Wilmington.

When is the ocean warmest in Wilmington?

August is the month with the warmest seawater, with an average ocean temperature of 82.8°F (28.2°C). For any water activity, surface water temperatures between 77°F (25°C) and 84.2°F (29°C) are considered as excellent and extremely pleasant for lengthened periods.

What is the rainiest month in Wilmington?

The month with the most rainfall is September when the rain falls for 12.8 days and typically aggregates up to 7.8" (199.1mm) of precipitation.

What is the snowiest month in Wilmington?

The month with the most snowfall in Wilmington, North Carolina, is December when snow falls for 0.3 days and typically aggregates up to 0.8" (20.3mm) of snow.

What is the month with the shortest days in Wilmington?

The month with the shortest days is December, with an average of 9.9h of daylight.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Wilmington?

With an average of 5.8h of sunshine, December has the least sunshine of the year.
Average temperature - Wilmington, NC
Average humidity - Wilmington, NC

The month with the highest relative humidity is August (80.7%).
The month with the lowest relative humidity is April (66.8%).

Average rainfall - Wilmington, NC
Average rainfall days - Wilmington, NC

The month with the highest number of rainy days is July (16.4 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is April (8.5 days).

Average snowfall - Wilmington, NC

The month with the highest snowfall is December (0.8").
Months with the lowest snowfall are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0").

Average snowfall days - Wilmington, NC

Months with the highest number of snowfall days are January, February and December (0.3 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November (0 days).

Average sea temperature - Wilmington, NC

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (82.8°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is February (57.5°F).

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Wilmington, NC