Palm Springs, CA Climate

Summary Graph

The summary climate graph for Palm Springs, CA shows a selection of temperature, rainfall and snow minimum, mean and maximum measures over the course of a year. Click on each of the measures in the key to toggle them on and off.

Graph of average and extreme temperature ranges by day for Palm Springs, CA.


The warmest month in Jacqueline Cochran Regional Airport, Palm Springs, California is July with an average high temperature of 107.5°F. The hottest day on record was July 28 1995 when the temperature hit 124.9°F. During December the overnight temperature drops to an average of 38.0°F with the lowest temperature of 14.0°F being recorded on December 23 1990.

Warmest Days

Warmest Months

Coldest Days

Coldest Months

The warmest days on record are:

28 Jul 1995124.9°F
28 Jul 1998123.1°F
5 Jul 1989122°F
27 Jun 1990122°F
28 Jun 1973120.9°F

The warmest months on average were:

July 2009111.2°F
July 1998111°F
August 1998110.7°F
July 1943110.5°F
July 2003110.2°F

The coldest days on record are:

23 Dec 199014°F
9 Dec 199416.9°F
17 Jan 200717.1°F
20 Dec 199218.9°F
3 Feb 201119°F

The coldest months on average were:

January 200232.7°F
December 200333.1°F
December 199033.3°F
January 200133.6°F
December 200133.9°F


The wettest month in Palm Springs, CA is February with an average of 0.9 inches of rain falling on 3 to 4 days. The driest month in Palm Springs, CA is June with an average of 0.2 inches of rain falling on 0 to 1 days.

Wettest Days

The wettest days on record are:

13 May 19811.9 inches
22 May 19790.9 inches
5 May 19910.9 inches
28 May 19900.7 inches
7 May 19760.3 inches

Wettest Months

The wettest months on record are:

October 198012.3 inches
May 198112.2 inches
April 198110.8 inches
December 19809.4 inches
February 19818.9 inches

Driest Months

The driest months on record are:

August 19430 inches
September 19430 inches
October 19430 inches
November 19430 inches
December 19430 inches