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The most pleasant months of the year for Amarillo are May, September and October. In Amarillo, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Amarillo with an average high temperature of 91.3°, which ranks it as one of the coolest places in Texas. January is the snowiest month in Amarillo with 3.9 inches of snow, and 6 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.

Today's Weather - Amarillo, TX

7 AM PST

Sunny

58°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TodaySunny77° / 45°WSW 20 mph
MondayMostly Sunny70° / 38°WNW 10 to 15 mph
TuesdayMostly Sunny66° / 38°NNE 5 to 10 mph
WednesdayMostly Sunny68° / 43°SSE 10 to 15 mph
ThursdayMostly Sunny66° / 34°WSW 15 to 20 mph
FridayPartly Sunny then Slight Chance Rain Showers50° / 28°N 15 mph
SaturdaySunny58° / 32°NW 10 to 15 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 91 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 22
Rain: averages 21 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 15 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Amarillo area is 8.2 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Texas.

8.2 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7.8. 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
January51° 22°
February54° 24°
March63° 32°
April71° 40°
May80° 51°
June88° 60°
July91° 64°
August90° 63°
September83° 55°
October73° 43°
November60° 31°
December50° 22°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Amarillo
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January02832
February02332
March01651
April1440
May4070
June12080
July20060
August17070
September6050
October1250
November01731
December02842

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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I was originally from here, left for a number of years, and ended up back for a short time due to life circumstances. I have really tried to make the most of my time  More

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Over 5 years ago

I moved to Amarillo when I was five and left at 34, the best thing I ever did. Sadly, I came back to help care for my aging grandmother, and as soon as I can, i am  More

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Over 5 years ago

Amarillo is not a good place to live. For me it was like living in Hell. I lived there for 50 years. I graduated Canyon High. raised two kids. went through a divorce  More

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