Weather in Las Vegas

Being located in the Nevada desert, Las Vegas is accustomed to having a dry climate with little to no humidity. This means that the summers are often ridiculously hot, with temperatures reaching up to 105°F during June, July, and August. Our tip? Make sure you have sunscreen and a hat on standby if you plan on traveling to Las Vegas during those months. 

Does Las Vegas ever get cold? 

On the other hand, Winter in Las Vegas is a lot cooler with temperatures generally around 60°F, offering a nice respite from the harsh heat of Summer. One of the best things about the weather in Las Vegas is that it rarely rains. With only around 26 rainy days out of the year on average, Las Vegas is one of the best places to travel to if you want to avoid busy/peak periods but still want to enjoy nice and sunny weather. 

The coldest month however is December, with temperatures only rising to roughly 55°F during the day and a shiver-inducing 35°F at night. The temperature is so cold during Winter that the mountains ranges surrounding Las Vegas even manage to get some snow!

When is the best time to travel to Las Vegas? 

Due to the generally warmer and moderate climate, there are many months out of the year that are suitable for traveling to Las Vegas. However, the best months to go would be in Fall or Spring as they offer the most desirable temperatures (not too hot, not too cold). 

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