The Outer Banks offers ideal temperatures in spring, summer and fall season. The Outer Banks is a combination of bright sunny days tempered by gentle ocean breezes. The area enjoys around 200 sunny days each year, with a year-round average hovering around 70°. Wind is an everyday occurrence on the Outer Banks, and can range from gentle southwest breezes to strong northeast storm winds. Otherwise, the weather changes rapidly and can be very unpredictable.