Palm Springs Temperatures: Averages by Month





The numbers here tell you how hot and cold the weather usually is in Palm Springs, California during each month of the year.

The average high and low temperatures are listed below monthly and annually for Palm Springs, in both degrees Fahrenheit and Celsius.

Maximums and minimums are only part of the temperature picture. To fill in the rest, there's information on how many days a month get above or below a given temperature.

To find out how often it rises over 80, 90 or 100 °F each month in Palm Springs, scroll down farther. There are also counts of nights with warm temperatures and days with cold weather.

All the numbers are averages, based on climate data gathered from 1981 to 2010.

Average Palm Springs temperatures
High °F Low °F   High °C Low °C
71 45 January 22 7
74 48 February 23 9
80 52 March 27 11
88 57 April 31 14
96 64 May 35 18
104 71 June 40 22
108 78 July 42 25
107 78 August 42 25
102 72 September 39 22
91 62 October 33 17
79 52 November 26 11
69 44 December 21 7
89 60 Year 32 16

Days of Hot Weather in Palm Springs

Most days from June to September in Palm Springs have temperature highs of at least 100 degrees Fahrenheit, with nights above 70.

About half of winter days see temperatures into the 70s. Usually a few days each winter have highs of 80 degrees or more.

Days per month in Palm Springs of at least 80, 90 or 100 °F
  80 °F
27 °C
90 °F
32 °C
100 °F
38 °C
January 3 0 0
February 7 1 0
March 16 4 0
April 24 12 2
May 30 24 10
June 30 28 22
July 31 31 30
August 31 31 29
September 30 28 20
October 28 18 4
November 13 2 0
December 1 0 0
Year 244 179 117
Average number of days monthly in Palm Springs that stay above 50, 60 or 70 °F
  50 °F
10 °C
60 °F
16 °C
70 °F
21 °C
January 6 0 0
February 10 1 0
March 20 3 0
April 26 10 1
May 31 24 6
June 30 29 17
July 31 31 28
August 31 31 28
September 30 29 19
October 30 21 3
November 19 3 0
December 4 0 0
Year 269 181 100

How Often Palm Springs Has Cold Temperatures

Even on the coolest of days in Palm Springs, the temperature still reaches a high in the 50s. Days that don't get as warm as 60 degrees typically happen only six times a year.

The nighttime temperature dips to 40 °F or below on an average 17 nights a year in Palm Springs. Nights that cold can occur from November to March.

But frost at Palm Springs is rare. The desert city averages just one night a year when the thermometer drops to freezing.

Reference

National Climatic Data Center. NOAA's 1981-2010 Climate Normals.

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