Elko Metro Area, Nevada gets 12 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Elko Metro Area averages 55 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 231 sunny days per year in Elko Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Elko Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 73 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 88 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 12
Rain: averages 12 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 55 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Elko metro area is 6.7 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in Nevada.
8.5 / 4.8
Summer / Winter
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in the Elko metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.