Wonderful Southwest Climate in Sedona


 Dee Estrella
Send Message
View Profile
Star Rating 3/30/2008
Having lived in 10 states and 3 countries, I can honestly tell you that Sedona has the best climate of anywhere I've lived. We are located at about 4000 ft. above sea level. We do have 4 seasons, but they are on the mild side for the southwest.
Sedona gets about 2-3 snowfalls a year, which is absolutely spectacular on the Red Rocks, but it has melted by the afternoon. No snowplows necessary. I believe we have about 10 days over 100 degrees/yr. Whatever you see for Phoenix temperature on the news, figure we are 10-15 degrees cooler and we are about 10 degrees warmer than Flagstaff. July is the hottest month with average high being 96 degrees. Our coolest month is January with the high average being 52 degrees and average low being 37 degrees.

The highest himidty months are mid-July through mid-September which runs with the monsoon season. Some years the monsoon brings frequent rains during that time, and other years it doesn't produce the rains we'd like.

Overall, it offers great year round weather, though the best weather months are March, April, May, October & November, which correspond to our busiest tourist months as well.
 

     23

     35

0 Replies


Reply to this Comment


     Cancel  

Reviews for Sedona, Arizona


Mills Tibbet
Village of Oak Creek (Big Park), AZ
 6/24/2017
life in paradise
There is a popular saying that goes, God created the Gr...
 No Replies
Rick & Sheri Sperry
Sedona, AZ
 6/12/2017
Sedona Is A Magical Red Rock Wonderland
My wife and I bought a second home in 2003 and retired ...
 No Replies
Robert R
Chicago, IL
 6/10/2017
Snow in Sedona
Eighteen inches of snow? Sounds a little high!...
 1 Reply
Daryl laws
Sedona, AZ
 4/10/2014
shopping
Everyday shopping is 20 miles away in Cottonwood. A...
 No Replies
Lily Pena
West Palm Beach, FL
 1/12/2014
Living in Sedona
We moved to Florida from Flagstaff in 1988. Now that w...
 No Replies
Vance Shaw
Rego Park, NY
 8/29/2012
It is SMALL.. But that is part of the charm...
We have been vacationing in Sedona for 25 years and hav...
 No Replies