The best times to visit Dunn for ideal weather are

March 19th to June 3rd

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Dunn Travel Info

Weather in Dunn


Average temperatures in Dunn vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 45th percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Dunn, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 93.1°F (33.9°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 72°F (22.2°C) at night.

Dunn Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Dunn Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Dunn Perceived Temperature (F)


Dunn Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Dunn Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 53.2 41.9 32.8
Feb 56.5 44 34.1
Mar 66.2 53.1 41.9
Apr 76.1 62.9 51.2
May 83.4 70.9 60.4
Jun 91 78.9 68.8
Jul 91.6 80 71.2
Aug 90.2 79 70.5
Sep 84.5 73.3 64.7
Oct 75 62.4 52.1
Nov 64.1 51.3 40.8
Dec 58.7 47.3 38.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 11.8 5.5 0.4
Feb 13.6 6.7 1.2
Mar 19 11.7 5.5
Apr 24.5 17.2 10.7
May 28.6 21.6 15.8
Jun 32.8 26.1 20.4
Jul 33.1 26.7 21.8
Aug 32.3 26.1 21.4
Sep 29.2 22.9 18.2
Oct 23.9 16.9 11.2
Nov 17.8 10.7 4.9
Dec 14.8 8.5 3.5



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Dunn are October, June, and then January. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late October. For example, on the week of October 22nd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early to mid July with an average of 3 days of significant precipitation the week of July 9th.

When can you find snow in Dunn? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Dunn.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Dunn (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 10% 0 1.3
Feb 10% 0 1.1
Mar 10% 0 1.4
Apr 11% 0 1.5
May 10% 0 2
Jun 9% 0 1.8
Jul 17% 0 2.9
Aug 12% 0 1.5
Sep 10% 0 2.6
Oct 7% 0 1.3
Nov 10% 0 1.6
Dec 15% 0 2.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 10 0 3.3
Feb 10 0 2.8
Mar 10 0 3.6
Apr 11 0 3.8
May 10 0 5.1
Jun 9 0 4.6
Jul 17 0 7.4
Aug 12 0 3.8
Sep 10 0 6.6
Oct 7 0 3.3
Nov 10 0 4.1
Dec 15 0 6.4


Humidity and Wind

Dunn has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is February (48.6% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (67.1%).

Wind in Dunn is usually extremely calm. The windiest month is April, followed by March and February. April’s average wind speed of around 4.4 knots (5.1 MPH or 8.2 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early April where average top sustained speeds reach 12.6 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Dunn.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 3.5 Barely noticeable 10 Gentle breeze
Feb 4 Light breeze 11.2 Significant breeze
Mar 4.4 Light breeze 11.6 Gentle breeze
Apr 4.4 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
May 3.8 Barely noticeable 10.2 Gentle breeze
Jun 3.2 Barely noticeable 9.9 Gentle breeze
Jul 3 Barely noticeable 9.8 Gentle breeze
Aug 2.5 Barely noticeable 8.6 Gentle breeze
Sep 2.9 Barely noticeable 8.7 Gentle breeze
Oct 3 Barely noticeable 8.7 Gentle breeze
Nov 3.1 Barely noticeable 9.1 Gentle breeze
Dec 3.3 Barely noticeable 9.3 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 54.4%
Feb 48.6%
Mar 50.2%
Apr 51.2%
May 59.3%
Jun 59.6%
Jul 64.1%
Aug 67.1%
Sep 66%
Oct 64.8%
Nov 59.4%
Dec 63.6%


Is it Safe to Travel to Dunn?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Dunn, NC, US is July, followed by April and January. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Dunn in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is somewhat extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 63.4 in December means 63.4% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Dunn Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 88°F (31.1°C) and 59.1°F (15.1°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with roughly 3 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 3 to 5 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the second busiest season for tourism in Dunn, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly more.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 88.8°F (31.6°C) and 61.2°F (16.2°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 2 to 3 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Dunn to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 59.6°F (15.3°C) and 51.3°F (10.7°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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