Monthly Temperature Averages and Climate for Elko, NV

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Elko, NV has a longitude of -115.8 degrees and a latitude of 40.8 degrees.

Elko, NV has temperatures that can go as high as 80.5 °F in June, 91.3 °F in July, and 87.8 °F in August. The hottest month is typically July.

Elko, NV also has temperatures that can go as low as 13.9 °F in December, 13.8 °F in January, and 19.1 °F in February. The coldest month is typically January.

The wettest month for Elko, NV is April with 4.0 inches of rain.

The annual weather and monthly temperature averages for highs and lows are presented in the table below. The weather values used to interpolate these values are provided by the US NAOO weather station values from the last 10 years.

Average High (°F)35.641.051.860.669.780.591.387.878.866.048.237.4
Average Low (°F)13.819.126.331.837.344.550.
Average Precipitation (in)
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Nevada is the driest state in the United States. It is made up of mostly desert and semi-arid climate regions, and, with the exception of the Las Vegas Valley, the average summer diurnal temperature range approaches 40 °F (22 °C) in much of the state. While winters in northern Nevada are long and fairly cold, the winter season in the southern part of the state tends to be of short duration and mild. Most parts of Nevada receive scarce precipitation during the year. The most rain that falls in the state falls on the lee side (east and northeast slopes) of the Sierra Nevada.

In reality, each climate is unique and finding one that is suitable can be a real challenge! We hope that the information here can be the starting point of your weather and climate research for your next vacation or potentially next home.

We hope you use this information to make your travel plans to Elko, NV or decide if living in the Elko climate is the right choice for you!

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