Gillette, Wyoming 

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Weather in Gillette, Wyoming

The most pleasant months of the year for Gillette are June, September and August. In Gillette, there are 2 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Gillette with an average high temperature of 86.8°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in Wyoming. March is the snowiest month in Gillette with 10.0 inches of snow, and 9 months of the year have significant snowfall. Days with noticeable humidity are rare throughout the year.


Today's Weather - Gillette, WY

1 AM PST

Mostly Clear

32°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightMostly Clear25° / 54°SW 14 mph
Monday NightMostly Cloudy30° / 39°SW 10 to 16 mph
Tuesday NightChance Light Snow6° / 18°N 10 to 18 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Cloudy9° / 37°SE 9 mph
Thursday NightChance Light Snow24° / 39°SW 10 to 14 mph
Friday NightMostly Cloudy20° / 38°NW 12 to 18 mph
Saturday NightPartly Cloudy24° / 45°W 15 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 87 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 13
Rain: averages 15 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 53 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Gillette area is 8.9 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in Wyoming.

8.9 / 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
January37° 13°
February38° 16°
March47° 23°
April56° 30°
May66° 40°
June77° 48°
July87° 56°
August86° 54°
September74° 44°
October59° 32°
November45° 21°
December35° 12°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Gillette
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January03055
February02755
March02775
April01893
May05101
June3090
July12070
August10060
September3260
October01572
November02654
December03066

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 Gillette    5 Reviews
Total pit - 5/28/2021
You have to be a complete jerk to live here. These people are total losers. never been In a town where it's ok to steal and lie. the city tries to steal. Had a way too... Read More

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Good schools and jobs; industrial and ugly - 2/5/2020
I've lived here several times - adding up to around 37 of my 45 years - and I can't wait to leave. As soon as my youngest graduates from high school I am out of here.... Read More

Lots of money, but little class. - 11/3/2015
I have lived in Gillette for the past 7 years with my family. It's a very unattractive town, as far as the geography. The nearest mountain is about 60 miles away. The... Read More


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