Overview of Area in Beaufort, NC

If you're looking for history and picturesque scenery, you'll find it in Beaufort, NC's third oldest town.  Beaufort, NC sits on Taylor's Creek and has a quaint waterfront for watching boats, seagulls, and magnificent sunsets.  Down East is also a peaceful place away from the bustling cities to observe wildlife and to soak in the beauty of the ocean.

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While Carolina’s southern coast towns all boast the amenity of temperate climates and plenty of sunshine, they are not immune to the seasonal changes. During the summer months, temperatures reach the 80s and mainly fluctuate within that range, though they can climb into the 90s. The warmest month of the year is July, with an average maximum temperature of 89.9 degrees and a 63% humidity index. During the winter months, temperatures tend to be in the 40s but can fluctuate up or down by about 15 degrees. The coldest month is January, with an average minimum temperate of 35.8 degrees. 

It should be kept in mind that June 1 to November 30 are considered the Atlantic hurricane season, and the North Carolina coast can potentially lie in a storm’s path. For more information on safety procedures, visit the town's website or call their office. 

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