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.

Sunday
Aug 25
H: 79°   L: 63°

Possible drizzle in the morning.

Monday
Aug 26
H: 82°   L: 64°

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Tuesday
Aug 27
H: 85°   L: 66°

Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

Wednesday
Aug 28
H: 88°   L: 68°

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

Thursday
Aug 29
H: 85°   L: 70°

Humid and partly cloudy throughout the day.

Friday
Aug 30
H: 88°   L: 66°

Humid throughout the day.

Saturday
Aug 31
H: 91°   L: 68°

Humid throughout the day.

Sunday
Sep 01
H: 83°   L: 68°

Partly cloudy throughout the day.