WRAL WeatherCenter Blog

I would like to visit family who recently moved to Raleigh but need weather information from Jan to Dec I am hoping it does not get icy, snowy in December but have a hunch it can be that way.

Posted October 14, 2007 12:12 p.m. EDT

MIKE MOSS SAYS:      Sandi,     It can indeed be icy or snowy in December, but in fact is a rather rare occurrence and we have on average relatively mild winter weather here. You can read a brief summary of Raleigh area climate at


and view month by month "normals" for the area at


while scanning this next page will give you a sense of the sporad nature of significant snowfall here


Enjoy your visit!