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2020 Compare Climate & Weather:
Las Vegas, NV vs Long Beach, CA

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Highlights

On average, there are 287 sunny days per year in Long Beach. Las Vegas averages 294 sunny days per year. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Long Beach, California gets 13.6 inches of rain, on average, per year. Las Vegas, Nevada gets 5 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38.1 inches of rain per year.

Long Beach averages 0 inches of snow per year. Las Vegas averages 0.3 inches of snow per year. The US average is 27.8 inches of snow per year.


Weather Highlights

Long Beach, California
Summer High:
the July high is around 79.4 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 46.4
Rain: averages 13.6 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year

Las Vegas, Nevada
Summer High:
the July high is around 103.8 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 37.1
Rain: averages 5 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0.3 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
Long Beach

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Long Beach is 9.3 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in California.

9.3 / 10
September, July and June are the most pleasant months in Long Beach, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Las Vegas

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Las Vegas is 7.4 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Nevada.

7.4 / 10
October, April and March are the most pleasant months in Las Vegas, while July and August are the least comfortable months.


Today's Weather - Las Vegas, NV

2 PM PST

Sunny

105°F

DAYDESCRIPTIONHIGH / LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny107° / 78°S 13 mph
TuesdaySunny104° / 76°SSE 7 to 21 mph
WednesdaySunny104° / 76°S 6 to 16 mph
ThursdaySunny105° / 77°SSE 6 to 13 mph
FridaySunny107° / 82°S 6 to 13 mph
SaturdaySunny109° / 85°S 5 to 13 mph
SundaySunny110° / 85°SSW 6 to 14 mph

Today's Weather - Long Beach, CA

2 PM PST

Sunny

79°F

DAYDESCRIPTIONHIGH / LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny82° / 65°WSW 10 to 15 mph
TuesdayPatchy Fog then Mostly Sunny78° / 65°S 5 to 15 mph
WednesdayPatchy Fog then Mostly Sunny74° / 64°SSE 5 to 10 mph
ThursdayPatchy Fog then Mostly Sunny75° / 64°S 5 to 10 mph
FridayPatchy Fog then Mostly Sunny80° / 67°SSW 5 to 10 mph
SaturdayMostly Sunny82° / 69°WSW 0 to 10 mph
SundaySunny82° / 68°SSW 5 to 10 mph

Average Monthly High / Low (°F)
MonthLas Vegas, NVLong Beach, CA
January58° / 37°67° / 46°
February62° / 41°67° / 48°
March70° / 47°68° / 50°
April78° / 53°71° / 53°
May88° / 63°73° / 57°
June98° / 72°75° / 60°
July104° / 78°79° / 63°
August101° / 76°81° / 64°
September93° / 68°80° / 62°
October80° / 56°76° / 58°
November66° / 44°71° / 51°
December56° / 37°66° / 46°

Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Las Vegas / Long Beach
MonthHot DaysFreezing DaysRainy DaysSnowy Days
January0 / 06 / 03 / 60 / 0
February0 / 02 / 05 / 60 / 0
March0 / 00 / 03 / 50 / 0
April3 / 10 / 02 / 30 / 0
May14 / 00 / 01 / 10 / 0
June26 / 10 / 01 / 10 / 0
July31 / 20 / 02 / 00 / 0
August30 / 30 / 02 / 00 / 0
September22 / 30 / 02 / 10 / 0
October4 / 20 / 02 / 20 / 0
November0 / 11 / 02 / 30 / 0
December0 / 07 / 03 / 50 / 0
July is the hottest month for Las Vegas with an average high temperature of 103.8°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Nevada. In Las Vegas, there are 2 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Las Vegas are April, October and March.

August is the hottest month for Long Beach with an average high temperature of 81.0°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in California. In Long Beach, there are 8 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Long Beach are July, September and October.


December has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Las Vegas with an average of 36.6°. This is one of the warmest places in Nevada.

December has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Long Beach with an average of 46.2°. This is one of the warmest places in California.



In Las Vegas, there are 129.0 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in Nevada.

In Long Beach, there are 12.3 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is cooler than most places in California.



In Las Vegas, there are 16.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest places in Nevada.

In Long Beach, there are 0.2 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest places in California.



In Las Vegas, there are 0.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is warmer than most places in Nevada.

In Long Beach, there are 0.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is about average compared to other places in California.



February is the wettest month in Las Vegas with 0.8 inches of rain, and the driest month is May with 0.1 inches. The wettest season is Spring with 40% of yearly precipitation and 17% occurs in Summer, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 5.0 inches in Las Vegas means that it is drier than most places in Nevada.


February is the wettest month in Long Beach with 3.5 inches of rain, and the driest month is July with 0.0 inches. The wettest season is Spring with 63% of yearly precipitation and 1% occurs in Autumn, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 13.6 inches in Long Beach means that it is drier than most places in California.


February is the rainiest month in Las Vegas with 4.6 days of rain, and June is the driest month with only 0.6 rainy days. There are 26.1 rainy days annually in Las Vegas, which is one of the least rainy places in Nevada. The rainiest season is Spring when it rains 40% of the time and the driest is Winter with only a 20% chance of a rainy day.

February is the rainiest month in Long Beach with 6.0 days of rain, and August is the driest month with only 0.2 rainy days. There are 32.0 rainy days annually in Long Beach, which is less rainy than most places in California. The rainiest season is Spring when it rains 53% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 3% chance of a rainy day.



An annual snowfall of 0.3 inches in Las Vegas means that it is less snowy than most places in Nevada.

There is rarely any recorded snowfall in Long Beach, ranking it as one of the least snowy places in California.



December is the snowiest month in Las Vegas with 0.2 inches of snow, and no months of the year have significant snowfall.

Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Long Beach.


DID YOU KNOW?

Many people confuse Weather and Climate, but they are different. Weather refers to the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, while Climate refers to the conditions of the atmosphere over a long period of time.

Weather, more specifically, refers to how the atmosphere behaves and its effects on life and human activities. Most people think of Weather in terms of what can be observed: temperature, humidity, precipitation, and cloudy/sunny conditions. Weather conditions constantly change on a minute-to-minute basis.

Climate is a record of the average weather conditions for a given place over a long period of time, often referred to as Climate Normals. A 30-year period of record is a common requirement to be considered a Climate Normal.


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ZIPS IN LAS VEGAS, NEVADA
89108, 89110, 89129, 89117, 89131, 89101, 89102, 89149, 89107, 89128, 19 total
ZIPS IN LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA
90805, 90813, 90806, 90815, 90802, 90804, 90810, 90808, 90807, 90803, 13 total

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