Best Time To Visit Raleigh - Time To Go To Raleigh

Raleigh, NC climate is basically a humid subtropical one. The winters are quite cool and short with temperatures being close to 5 degree Celsius, while the summers are hot and humid with the mercury in the range of 26 degree Celsius.

  • Winter: December to February is the winter season and temperatures are around 5 degree Celsius.
  • Spring: March to May is spring season and is accompanied by countless blooming flowers and many festivals.
  • Summer: From June to August the heat rises up and the humidity levels also increase.
  • Fall: From September to November the temperature starts dropping but the hotel rates and other tourist attractions become quite affordable.

The best time to visit Raleigh is undoubtedly during the Spring season months of March to May because of the pleasant weather and innumerable activities going on around. Also the Fall season can be considered a good time to visit because of the cheap rates and less crowds.

 

Climate in Raleigh

Know weather for your travel dates:

16-Jul-2018
Today 16 Jul

91

72

Heavy rain starting in the evening.

Wind:2.81 m/s

Humidity:75%

Precipitation:0.64%

  • Tue 17 Jul
    88 | 68

    Partly cloudy until afternoon.

  • Wed 18 Jul
    87 | 67

    Partly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Thu 19 Jul
    86 | 69

    Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

  • Fri 20 Jul
    87 | 71

    Rain until afternoon, starting again overnight.

  • Sat 21 Jul
    88 | 71

    Mostly cloudy in the morning.

  • Sun 22 Jul
    90 | 71

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

Month wise Weather in Raleigh

Average Temperature in Raleigh by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 10℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Feb

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Mar

Average temperature: 51℉

Minimum temperature: 25℉

Maximum temperature: 81℉

Apr

Average temperature: 65℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

May

Average temperature: 68℉

Minimum temperature: 43℉

Maximum temperature: 88℉

Jun

Average temperature: 74℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Jul

Average temperature: 79℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Aug

Average temperature: 77℉

Minimum temperature: 57℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Sep

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 90℉

Oct

Average temperature: 64℉

Minimum temperature: 36℉

Maximum temperature: 86℉

Nov

Average temperature: 51℉

Minimum temperature: 28℉

Maximum temperature: 79℉

Dec

Average temperature: 44℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

Highest temperature in Raleigh is recorded as 95℉ in July.

Lowest temperature in Raleigh is recorded as 10.4℉ in January.

Average Rain in Raleigh by Month (in mm)

  • 120
  • 90
  • 60
  • 30 0
Jan

Average Rain: 60.39 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 410.32 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 14.76 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 192.02 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 44.05 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 298.83 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 103.53 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 1237.18 mm

May

Average Rain: 71.98 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 509.44 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 107.35 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 520.23 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 56.24 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 303.46 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 67.63 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 549.68 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 38.4 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 461.41 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 46.3 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 425.81 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 17.7 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 195.07 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 39.31 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 185.81 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Raleigh is 1237.18 mm in April.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Raleigh is February.

Average Humidity in Raleigh by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 47%

Maximum Humidity: 99%

Feb

Average Humidity: 58%

Minimum Humidity: 31%

Maximum Humidity: 77%

Mar

Average Humidity: 58%

Minimum Humidity: 31%

Maximum Humidity: 84%

Apr

Average Humidity: 69%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

May

Average Humidity: 74%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 97%

Jun

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 63%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Jul

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

Aug

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 65%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Sep

Average Humidity: 79%

Minimum Humidity: 64%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Oct

Average Humidity: 78%

Minimum Humidity: 61%

Maximum Humidity: 94%

Nov

Average Humidity: 75%

Minimum Humidity: 54%

Maximum Humidity: 98%

Dec

Average Humidity: 71%

Minimum Humidity: 30%

Maximum Humidity: 95%

Most humid month in Raleigh is September.

Least humid month in Raleigh is February.

Best time to visit Raleigh Attractions in July