"If you don't like the weather, stick around for a day." - Knoxville Local
While the statement is fairly accurate, Knoxville does enjoy a comfortable climate year round.
Annual high temperature: 69.3°F
Annual low temperature: 49.7°F
Annual temperature: 59.5°F
Locals will also tell you that Knoxville enjoys four distinct seasons. This area is famous for fall colors, and Knoxville's proximity to the Smoky Mountains allows you take in all the color without the crowds. Spring is also magnificent - especially during Dogwood season. Winter is typically brief and mild. Summers can get hot, but the city offers a variety of fun ways to stay cool.