Kill Devil Hills is a small town located on the Outer Banks region of North Carolina. The jury is still out as to how the name came to be, but the most popular story is that pirates were drinking moonshine on the sand dunes that was “strong enough to kill the devil,” and so it stuck. Today, Kill Devil Hills is known as the site of the first successful flights by the Wright brothers in 1903. The town is a popular destination for people looking to escape the hustle and bustle of inland cities and appreciate the miles of coastline. It’s mainly a destination for outdoor junkies, but there are also tons to do by way of movie theaters, paint and pottery classes, tie dye, laser tag, and fine dining.
The most popular thing to do in Kill Devil Hills is surf. Even if you’re not one for board sports, there are a few surf schools and rental outfitters that will help you get situated. Another great thing to do is to bike around the beach area and the winding park trails. Also, the Wright Brothers Museum is a must visit for airplane enthusiasts, history buffs, or anyone interested in trying something new. Learn about the dunes and hills where the Wright brothers made history over a century ago. The Nags Head Woods Ecological Reserve is a great place to appreciate the outdoors and get some fresh air. Once the sun sets, check out the Comedy Club of the Outer Banks for a night of drinks and laughs.
Summertime is undeniably the best time of year to visit Kill Devil Hills. The temperatures are warm, and the town's facilities open up for all kinds of tourist attractions.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Kill Devil Hills. The warmest months in Kill Devil Hills are July and June, when temperatures reach 95 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 13 ˚F. The wettest month in Kill Devil Hills is July with 11.06 inches of rain, while the driest month is June with 0.84 inches of rain.
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