Weather & Average Temperatures

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We can’t actually say it feels like spring year-round, but Durham is beautiful no matter when you arrive.

Climate & Weather

Latitude: 35° 52' N
Longitude: 78° 47' W
Time Zone: Eastern

Temperatures here are very pleasant, allowing for outdoor activities almost year-round. Seasonal temperatures fall into the following ranges:

High

Low

Rain

Month

F

C

F

C

inches per month

January

48

9.0

27

-3

3.89"

February

53

12

30

-1

3.54"

March

61

16

35

2

4.76"

April

71

22

44

7

3.46"

May

77

25

54

12

3.87"

June

84

29

64

18

4.32"

July

87

31

68

20

4.25"

August

86

30

66

19

5.15"

September

79

26

59

15

4.09"

October

70

21

46

8

3.62"

November

61

16

37

3

3.50"

December

52

11

29

-2

3.48"

Annual Average

69.1

20.1

46.6

8.2

3.99'

F=Fahrenheit, C=Celsius

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Wednesday
Jul 17
H: 98°   L: 76°

Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Thursday
Jul 18
H: 94°   L: 76°

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

Friday
Jul 19
H: 95°   L: 75°

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

Saturday
Jul 20
H: 94°   L: 78°

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

Sunday
Jul 21
H: 94°   L: 75°

Possible light rain overnight.

Monday
Jul 22
H: 90°   L: 70°

Rain until morning, starting again in the evening.

Tuesday
Jul 23
H: 72°   L: 65°

Light rain in the morning and afternoon.

Wednesday
Jul 24
H: 83°   L: 61°

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.