Scottsdale Weather is here! Pack the shorts and flip flops and grab the golf clubs. With championship golf courses and renowned spas, this sunny city is the ideal place to recharge. The Sonoran Desert offers intoxicating mountain views, making it an ideal backdrop for a relaxing escape. The best time to travel to Scottsdale is in the winter, when high temperatures reach into the mid 60s and 70s. Very nice and cool, to be sure, but depending on where you’re coming from, it might feel downright tropical.
Three Day Forecast
Scottsdale, Arizona has a hot desert climate. The Salt River Valley Region in which Scottsdale sits is known as the Valley of the Sun for good reason -- it is sunny more than 330 days a year – and is the sunniest spot in the nation. From May through September, temperatures routinely exceed 100 degrees F. and often climb over 110 degrees F. Short-lived, late-day thunderstorms, often accompanied by high winds, occur from July thru mid-September (the Monsoon season). Things start to cool off in October and temperatures are mild from November to April.
Average high and low temperatures by month and average precipitation are set out below:
|January||65° F||41° F||0.7 in||78%|
|February||70° F||44° F||0.7 in||80%|
|March||75° F||48° F||0.9 in||84%|
|April||84° F||55° F||0.2 in||89%|
|May||93° F||63° F||0.1 in||93%|
|June||103° F||72° F||0.1 in||94%|
|July||105° F||81° F||0.8 in||85%|
|August||103° F||79° F||1.0 in||85%|
|September||98° F||72° F||0.9 in||89%|
|October||88° F||60° F||0.7 in||88%|
|November||74° F||48° F||0.7 in||84%|
|December||66° F||41° F||1.0 in||78%|