Lake Havasu City, Arizona 

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Climate in Lake Havasu City, Arizona

Lake Havasu City, Arizona gets 5 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.

Lake Havasu City averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.

On average, there are 290 sunny days per year in Lake Havasu City. The US average is 205 sunny days.

Lake Havasu City gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 22 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.


Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 109 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 42
Rain: averages 5 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Lake Havasu City is 7.1 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in Arizona.

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March, April and November are the most pleasant months in Lake Havasu City, while July and August are the least comfortable months.

Climate Averages
  Lake Havasu City, ArizonaUnited States
  4.9 in.38.1 in.
  0.0 in.27.8 in.
  22.0 days106.2 days
  290 days205 days
  108.9°85.8°
  41.8°21.7°
  7.17
  64.3
  738 ft.2443 ft.
CLIMATE

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


July is the hottest month for Lake Havasu City with an average high temperature of 108.9°, which ranks it as one of the hottest places in Arizona. In Lake Havasu City, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. The most pleasant months of the year for Lake Havasu City are March, November and April.


December has the coldest nighttime temperatures for Lake Havasu City with an average of 41.4°. This is warmer than most places in Arizona.


In Lake Havasu City, there are 169.7 days annually when the high temperature is over 90°, which is hotter than most places in Arizona.


In Lake Havasu City, there are 1.9 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below freezing, which is one of the warmest places in Arizona.


In Lake Havasu City, there are 0.0 days annually when the nighttime low temperature falls below zero°, which is about average compared to other places in Arizona.


January is the wettest month in Lake Havasu City with 0.8 inches of rain, and the driest month is June with 0.0 inches. The wettest season is Spring with 41% of yearly precipitation and 14% occurs in Autumn, which is the driest season. The annual rainfall of 4.9 inches in Lake Havasu City means that it is one of the driest places in Arizona.


February is the rainiest month in Lake Havasu City with 3.3 days of rain, and June is the driest month with only 0.3 rainy days. There are 22.0 rainy days annually in Lake Havasu City, which is one of the least rainy places in Arizona. The rainiest season is Spring when it rains 40% of the time and the driest is Autumn with only a 19% chance of a rainy day.


There is rarely any recorded snowfall in Lake Havasu City, ranking it as one of the least snowy places in Arizona. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Lake Havasu City.





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    Reviews for Lake Havasu City    16 Reviews
    Blistering hot 9 months out the year - 4/8/2019
    I have lived here for 22 years. I hated as a kid, and now as an adult with children I have mixed emotions about here. The heat is awful, do not believe the weather... Read More

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    DONT MAKE THE MISTAKE OF LIVING HERE!!! - 10/24/2018
    I’ve lived in Havasu for 3 years now and all I can say is STAY AWAY unless you’re white, older than 60,and don’t want to do anything with your life. This is a highly... Read More

    DONT MAKE THE MISTAKE OF LIVING HERE!!! - 10/24/2018
    I’ve lived in Havasu for 3 years now and all I can say is STAY AWAY unless you’re white, older than 60,and don’t want to do anything with your life. This is a highly... Read More


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