Winter (December 1 - February 15)
Sunny mild days and clear brisk nights are the hallmarks of winter in Scottsdale.
Average High/Low: 68°F (20°C) / 43°F (6°C)
Average Rainfall: 2”
Spring (February 16 - April 30)
Spring’s warm, sunny days are perfect for outdoor activities, from desert adventures to al fresco dining.
Average High/Low: 77°F (25°C) / 50°F (10°C)
Normal Rainfall: 1.5”
Dry Summer (May 1 - June 30)
The first of the desert’s two distinct summer seasons brings an abundance of daytime sunshine, balmy evenings, very low humidity and little to no precipitation.
Average High/Low: 99°F (37°C)/ 68°F (20°C)
Normal Rainfall: Less than .25”
Wet Summer (July 1 - September 15)
The desert’s wet summer contrasts high daytime temperatures and mild to moderate humidity with a chance of cooling afternoon thunderstorms drawn up from the Gulf of Mexico by monsoon winds.
Average High/Low: 103°F (39°C) / 78°F (26°C)
Normal Rainfall: 2.25”
Fall (September 16 - November 30)
Fall brings an end to the monsoon-driven thunderstorms and boasts clear warm days followed by refreshingly cool evenings.
Average High/Low: 87°F (31°C)/ 61°F (16°C)
Normal Rainfall: 1.74”