Knoxville Weather

Knoxville locals are sometimes quoted as saying, "If you don't like the weather, stick around for a day." While the statement is fairly accurate, Knoxville does enjoy a comfortable climate year round with an annual high temperature of 69.3°F and an annual low temperature of 49.7°F.

Month High / Low (°F) Rain
January 45° / 28° 10 Days
February 50° / 31° 7 Days
March 61° / 40° 9 Days
April 71° / 48° 7 Days
May 77° / 56° 9 Days
June 84° / 64° 8 Days
July 87° / 69° 8 Days
August 86° / 68° 7 Days
September 81° / 63° 7 Days
October 70° / 49° 6 Days
November 60° / 41° 6 Days
December 50° / 33° 9 Days

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.