Hickory, NC has a longitude of -81.4 degrees and a latitude of 35.8 degrees.
Hickory, NC has temperatures that can go as high as 84.2 °F in June, 87.8 °F in July, and 86.0 °F in August. The hottest month is typically July.
Hickory, NC also has temperatures that can go as low as 32.0 °F in December, 30.2 °F in January, and 32.0 °F in February. The coldest month is typically January.
The wettest month for Hickory, NC is August with 11.9 inches of rain.
The annual weather and monthly temperature averages for highs and lows are presented in the table below. The weather values used to interpolate these values are provided by the US NAOO weather station values from the last 10 years.
|Average High (°F)||50.0||53.6||60.8||69.8||77.0||84.2||87.8||86.0||80.6||69.8||60.8||51.8|
|Average Low (°F)||30.2||32.0||39.2||46.4||55.4||64.4||68.0||66.2||60.8||48.2||39.2||32.0|
|Average Precipitation (in)||8.0||7.0||10.1||8.0||8.1||8.2||11.0||11.9||11.0||9.0||9.0||10.0|
Most of the state has a humid subtropical climate, except in the higher elevations of the Appalachians which have a subtropical highland climate. North Carolina experiences high summer temperatures and mild winters. There is an average of forty-five inches of rain a year (fifty inches in mountainous regions). July storms account for much of this precipitation. Snow in North Carolina is seen on a regular basis in the mountains.
In reality, each climate is unique and finding one that is suitable can be a real challenge! We hope that the information here can be the starting point of your weather and climate research for your next vacation or potentially next home.
We hope you use this information to make your travel plans to Hickory, NC or decide if living in the Hickory climate is the right choice for you!