Elko County, Nevada, gets 12 inches of rain per year. The US average is 39. Snowfall is 70 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 72.
On average, there are 229 sunny days per year in Elko County, Nevada. The July high is around 87 degrees. The January low is 14. Sperling's comfort index for Elko County is a 65 out of 100, where a higher score indicates a more comfortable year-around climate. The US average for the comfort index is 54. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.
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