Freezing wind chills, dangerous ice and blustery snowstorms for months at a time are enough to convince a lot of people to “migrate” somewhere warmer. With their year-round balmy climates, soft breezes and coastal access, both North and South Carolina are ideal places to escape from the brutal winters farther north.

Warm Weather Ahead

With average yearly temperatures around 60˚F and a mere four inches of average snowfall, North Carolina is the perfect place to continue to enjoy the changing seasons—without the extreme winter conditions.

For those that like things a little hotter, South Carolina average temperatures and humidity are notably higher and, but still have very small amounts of snowfall. It’s so rare here that it’s not out of the ordinary to go several years without any measurable snowfall at all!

Unlimited Beach & Water Access

So what’s the best way to enjoy that great weather? Head to the beach, of course! And there’s no shortage of great ones to choose from, no matter which of the Carolinas you’re in. According to a list from USA TODAY, here are the best beaches for all of your favorite water activities:

North Carolina

  • Wrightsville Beach
  • Corolla Beach
  • Cape Hatteras National Seashore
  • Oak Island

South Carolina

  • Myrtle Beach
  • Hilton Head Island
  • Kiawah Island
  • North Myrtle Beach

Fresh Food & Dining

While you’re enjoying the coast, be sure and check out all the freshest seafood and dining that the Carolinas have to offer. With freshly caught fish and home-style comfort foods abounding, there’s no limit to the top-notch restaurants and eateries to try.

With great weather all year long, endless sun and the freshest food around, there no limit to what you can do in the Carolinas. Call Charlotte Van and Storage today to see how we can help you trade in your warm coat for water skis when you move to the Carolinas!