Death Valley Climate

   
 
 

The Climate Guide for Death Valley, California is perfect for planning your holiday. Monthly weather averages give the best indication of what the weather is usually like for every month of the year including figures for temperature, rainfall and sunshine.

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Max Daytime Temperature (°C) 18°C (64°F) Max Daytime Temperature in January in Death Valley 22°C (72°F) Max Daytime Temperature in February in Death Valley 26°C (79°F) Max Daytime Temperature in March in Death Valley 31°C (88°F) Max Daytime Temperature in April in Death Valley 36°C (97°F) Max Daytime Temperature in May in Death Valley 42°C (108°F) Max Daytime Temperature in June in Death Valley 45°C (113°F) Max Daytime Temperature in July in Death Valley 44°C (111°F) Max Daytime Temperature in August in Death Valley 40°C (104°F) Max Daytime Temperature in September in Death Valley 33°C (91°F) Max Daytime Temperature in October in Death Valley 24°C (75°F) Max Daytime Temperature in November in Death Valley 18°C (64°F) Max Daytime Temperature in December in Death Valley
Min Night-time Temperature (°C) 3°C (37°F) Min Night-time Temperature in January in Death Valley 7°C (45°F) Min Night-time Temperature in February in Death Valley 11°C (52°F) Min Night-time Temperature in March in Death Valley 15°C (59°F) Min Night-time Temperature in April in Death Valley 20°C (68°F) Min Night-time Temperature in May in Death Valley 25°C (77°F) Min Night-time Temperature in June in Death Valley 29°C (84°F) Min Night-time Temperature in July in Death Valley 28°C (82°F) Min Night-time Temperature in August in Death Valley 23°C (73°F) Min Night-time Temperature in September in Death Valley 15°C (59°F) Min Night-time Temperature in October in Death Valley 8°C (46°F) Min Night-time Temperature in November in Death Valley 3°C (37°F) Min Night-time Temperature in December in Death Valley
Hours of Sunshine (Daily) 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (65% of Daylight Hours) in January in Death Valley 8 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (72% of Daylight Hours) in February in Death Valley 9 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (77% of Daylight Hours) in March in Death Valley 11 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (83% of Daylight Hours) in April in Death Valley 12 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (86% of Daylight Hours) in May in Death Valley 13 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (92% of Daylight Hours) in June in Death Valley 13 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (92% of Daylight Hours) in July in Death Valley 12 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (92% of Daylight Hours) in August in Death Valley 11 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (91% of Daylight Hours) in September in Death Valley 10 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (85% of Daylight Hours) in October in Death Valley 7 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (71% of Daylight Hours) in November in Death Valley 6 Hours of Bright Sunshine per day (65% of Daylight Hours) in December in Death Valley
Hours of Daylight (Daily) 10 Hours of Daylight in January in Death Valley 11 Hours of Daylight in February in Death Valley 12 Hours of Daylight in March in Death Valley 13 Hours of Daylight in April in Death Valley 14 Hours of Daylight in May in Death Valley 15 Hours of Daylight in June in Death Valley 14 Hours of Daylight in July in Death Valley 13 Hours of Daylight in August in Death Valley 12 Hours of Daylight in September in Death Valley 11 Hours of Daylight in October in Death Valley 10 Hours of Daylight in November in Death Valley 10 Hours of Daylight in December in Death Valley
Heat and Humidity Discomfort No heat & humidity in January in Death Valley No heat & humidity in February in Death Valley Low heat & humidity in March in Death Valley Moderate heat & humidity in April in Death Valley Very high heat & humidity in May in Death Valley Extreme heat & humidity in June in Death Valley Extreme heat & humidity in July in Death Valley Extreme heat & humidity in August in Death Valley Very high heat & humidity in September in Death Valley Moderate heat & humidity in October in Death Valley No heat & humidity in November in Death Valley No heat & humidity in December in Death Valley
Days with some Rainfall 3 Days with some Rainfall in January in Death Valley 3 Days with some Rainfall in February in Death Valley 3 Days with some Rainfall in March in Death Valley 2 Days with some Rainfall in April in Death Valley 1 Day with some Rainfall in May in Death Valley 0 Days with some Rainfall in June in Death Valley 0 Days with some Rainfall in July in Death Valley 1 Day with some Rainfall in August in Death Valley 1 Day with some Rainfall in September in Death Valley 1 Day with some Rainfall in October in Death Valley 2 Days with some Rainfall in November in Death Valley 3 Days with some Rainfall in December in Death Valley
Monthly Rainfall (mm) 8 mm (0.3 inches) Monthly Rainfall in January in Death Valley 10 mm (0.4 inches) Monthly Rainfall in February in Death Valley 7 mm (0.3 inches) Monthly Rainfall in March in Death Valley 3 mm (0.1 inches) Monthly Rainfall in April in Death Valley 2 mm (0.1 inches) Monthly Rainfall in May in Death Valley 1 mm (0.0 inches) Monthly Rainfall in June in Death Valley 4 mm (0.2 inches) Monthly Rainfall in July in Death Valley 4 mm (0.2 inches) Monthly Rainfall in August in Death Valley 4 mm (0.2 inches) Monthly Rainfall in September in Death Valley 2 mm (0.1 inches) Monthly Rainfall in October in Death Valley 5 mm (0.2 inches) Monthly Rainfall in November in Death Valley 4 mm (0.2 inches) Monthly Rainfall in December in Death Valley
UV Index (Maximum) UV (Maximum) Index 3 (Moderate) in January in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 4 (Moderate) in February in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 6 (High) in March in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 7 (High) in April in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 9 (Very High) in May in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 10 (Very High) in June in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 10 (Very High) in July in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 10 (Very High) in August in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 8 (Very High) in September in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 5 (Moderate) in October in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 3 (Moderate) in November in Death Valley UV (Maximum) Index 2 (Low) in December in Death Valley
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Death Valley has a hot desert climate.

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