Benson, Arizona 

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Weather in Benson, Arizona

The most pleasant months of the year for Benson are April, October and March. In Benson, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. June is the hottest month for Benson with an average high temperature of 97.3°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in Arizona. January is the snowiest month in Benson with 0.8 inches of snow, and 2 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Benson, AZ

3 PM PST

Sunny

66°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny66° / 39°E 13 mph
WednesdaySunny72° / 38°NNE 7 mph
ThursdaySunny75° / 39°ENE 3 mph
FridayMostly Sunny75° / 41°ENE 6 mph
SaturdayMostly Sunny76° / 40°SSW 2 to 6 mph
SundaySunny73° / 40°NNE 5 mph
MondaySunny75° / 41°WSW 3 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 97 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 28
Rain: averages 13 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 2 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Benson area is 7.8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Arizona.

7.8 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January63° 28°
February66° 31°
March72° 35°
April80° 40°
May89° 48°
June97° 57°
July97° 65°
August94° 64°
September91° 57°
October82° 45°
November72° 34°
December63° 28°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Benson
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January02250
February01750
March01040
April2420
May14020
June27020
July27090
August240110
September18050
October4140
November01230
December02340

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.


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Reviews for Benson    2 Reviews
Culture/recreation - 8/28/2016
Originally first settlers were Mormon. Very family orientated. Students have nightly curfew at 11pm. Recreational events include 4th of July parade followed by... Read More

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Beliefs - 8/28/2016
Benson, Arizona and surrounding communities is mostly of LDS faith. Followed next by Catholic then... Read More


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