Death Valley (CA) monthly weather averages

  • Average daytime temperature

    The bar chart below shows the average monthly peak daytime temperatures at Death Valley

    Death Valley average temperature chart
    Average monthly temperatures in Death Valley (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 18 22.3 26.1 30.7 36.2 41.7 45.2 43.9 39.5 32.5 23.7 17.3
    °F 64.3 72.1 79 87.3 97.2 107.1 113.3 111 103.1 90.5 74.6 63.2

    Please note: these are the average peak daytime temperatures (usually around mid-afternoon) so do not show daytime / night highs and lows. To see the daily range of temperatures have a look at the temperature max / min chart below.

  • Average rainfall & rainy days

    The graph below shows the average rainfall and number of rainy days per month.

    Average monthly rainfall in Death Valley (mm and inches)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    mm 7 9 7 3 2 1 4 3 4 2 5 4
    inches 0.3 0.3 0.3 0.1 0.1 0 0.1 0.1 0.2 0.1 0.2 0.1
    Rainy days 3 3 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 2 3
  • Average daily sunshine

    The bar chart below shows the average daily sunshine hours in Death Valley

    Average daily sunshine Death Valley
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Hrs sunshine 7.3 8.5 9.8 11.5 12.6 13.9 13.7 12.9 11.8 10.2 8 7.1
  • Day / night temperatures

    The graph below shows the daily range of temperatures for each month.

    Maximum and minimum daily temperatures in Death Valley (degrees centigrade and fahrenheit)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    Min °C 3.7 7.8 11.8 15.9 21.4 26.5 30.1 29 23.5 16.1 8.8 3.4
    Max °C 18.3 22.7 26.5 31.1 36.6 42.1 45.6 44.3 39.9 32.9 24.1 17.7
    Min °F 38.7 46 53.2 60.6 70.5 79.7 86.1 84.1 74.3 61 47.8 38
    Max °F 51.8 59.4 66.4 74.3 84.2 93.7 100 97.9 89.1 76.1 61.5 50.9
  • Sea temperature

    The graph below shows the average sea temperature.

    Average sea temperature around Death Valley in degrees centigrade and fahrenheit
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    °C 13 12.9 12.9 13 13.7 15 16.7 17.6 17.5 16.5 15.1 13.7
    °F 55.5 55.2 55.2 55.4 56.7 59 62 63.7 63.4 61.8 59.3 56.7
  • Wind speed

    The graph below shows the average wind speed.

    Average wind speed in Death Valley (mph and kmh)
      Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    km/h 12 13 14 16 16 16 15 14 13 12 12 11
    mph 7 8 9 10 10 10 9 9 8 7 7 7

    A monthly average windspeed of over 16km/h or 10mph suggests a location is fairly windy.

  • Relative humidity

    The graph below shows the average relative humidity.

    Average relative humidity in Death Valley
    Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
    61% 56% 49% 40% 34% 29% 28% 33% 35% 42% 52% 61%
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Death Valley weather stats

Death Valley weather statistics
Hottest month: July 45.2°C 113.4°F
Driest month: June 1mm 0ins
Sunniest month: July 13.7hrs
Coldest month: December 17.3°C 63.1°F
Wettest month: February 9mm 0.4ins
Warmest sea: August 17.6°C 63.7°F
Map showing location of Death Valley (36.442972, -116.875428)

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