Weather & Average Temperatures

Year-round glory.

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

National Weather Service
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Provides 24-hour taped messages about local weather, updated throughout the day.

Saturday
Aug 17
H: 91°   L: 73°

Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Sunday
Aug 18
H: 92°   L: 71°

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

Monday
Aug 19
H: 93°   L: 74°

Humid throughout the day.

Tuesday
Aug 20
H: 91°   L: 73°

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

Wednesday
Aug 21
H: 88°   L: 72°

Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Thursday
Aug 22
H: 88°   L: 72°

Possible light rain overnight.

Friday
Aug 23
H: 84°   L: 71°

Humid and mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Saturday
Aug 24
H: 84°   L: 69°

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.