Douglas, NV County has a typical desert climate, with hot and dry summers and mild winters. The average high temperature in the summer reaches 90 degrees Fahrenheit while the average low temperature in winter is around 35 degrees Fahrenheit. Rainfall is low throughout the year, although the months of May and June are generally the wettest months of the year. Snowfall is rare, usually only occurring during December and January. Overall, Douglas enjoys plenty of sunshine throughout most of the year with an average of 300 sunny days per year.
Douglas County, Nevada gets 17 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Douglas County averages 121 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 251 sunny days per year in Douglas County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Douglas County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 53 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.
Summer High: the July high is around 85 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 20
Rain: averages 17 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 121 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Douglas County is 7.0 (10=best), which means it is less comfortable than most places in Nevada.
8.6 / 5.2
Summer / Winter
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Douglas County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.