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Durham Climate & Weather

Durham Climate and Weather


Durham has a temperate climate with lower than average rainfall compared to the rest of England and four distinct seasons. Summer weather in Durham is generally warm and sunny, and winters are cool with occasional snowfall. July and August are the most popular months to visit Durham, when temperatures have been known to reach as high as 31°C (88°F), but they are also the wettest months of the year. Spring also sees plenty of tourists when average daytime highs hover round 23°C (73°F) as does autumn when temperatures are similar, with October usually the driest month.


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