The summers are hot and muggy, the winters are short and very cold, and it is wet and partly cloudy year round. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 31°F to 90°F and is rarely below 17°F or above 97°F.
Rain falls throughout the year in Hampton. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around August 13, with an average total accumulation of 3.8 inches.
The most snow falls during the 31 days centered around January 30, with an average total accumulation of 0.4 inches.
Hampton Roads has 11,684 miles of shoreline along the Atlantic Ocean, Chesapeake Bay and multiple rivers, so residents enjoy a full range of seaside and aquatic activities.
It also has plenty of modern-day attractions, including museums, a zoo and an amusement park. It also boasts some of the countries biggest festivals like the Norfolk Harborfest and Virginia Beach Neptune Festival Boardwalk. Many other events, popular restaurants and shopping destinations will keep residents entertained in this rich and vibrant region.
For a list of local attractions, https://www.downtownhampton.com/explore/attractions