Phoenix, Arizona 

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Weather in Phoenix, Arizona

The most pleasant months of the year for Phoenix are March, November and April. In Phoenix, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Phoenix with an average high temperature of 104.5°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Arizona. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Phoenix. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Phoenix, AZ

9 AM PST

Clear

84°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightClear80° / 102°ENE 0 mph
Thursday NightMostly Clear83° / 104°SW 0 to 5 mph
Friday NightClear83° / 109°WNW 0 to 5 mph
Saturday NightClear84° / 109°WSW 0 to 5 mph
Sunday NightMostly Clear83° / 108°WSW 0 to 5 mph
Monday NightMostly Clear83° / 108°WNW 0 to 5 mph
Tuesday NightMostly Clear82° / 107°S 0 to 5 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 105 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 43
Rain: averages 9 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Phoenix area is 7.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Arizona.

7.3 / 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
January67° 43°
February70° 46°
March76° 50°
April84° 57°
May94° 65°
June102° 73°
July105° 80°
August103° 80°
September98° 73°
October88° 61°
November75° 49°
December65° 42°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Phoenix
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January0140
February0040
March1040
April8020
May22010
June29000
July31040
August31040
September28030
October13020
November1020
December0240

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 Phoenix    434 Reviews
It is not the paradise you think it is. - 6/16/2020
I have lived here for 20 years and due to family issues not able to move. The pros - very little weather - if you like that. Except in August when you may get hit by a... Read More

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The desert is not all you think it is... - 6/9/2020
So you want to live in the sun, eh? Well, trust me my friends. You will change how you see the sun when you hardly ever get any rain. It will become a energy drain where... Read More

Phoenix Sucks compared to Tucson - 6/9/2020
Main St ,Tempe , Mesa, Van Buren , Downtown, Sh#@ Holes , Many Homeless and Drug Addicts ,Car Theft very High in Phoenix , Many unreported shootings and killings in... Read More


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