Click here to check the weather in the vicinity of any of the six weather stations located at Fire Stations 1, 2 and 3, the Ash Canyon Water Tank, Carson City Landfill and Lakeview.
Carson City's semi-desert climate makes outdoor activities enjoyable for residents and visitors year round. With an average of over 265 days of sunshine per year, the pleasant, semi-desert climate is hard to beat! During the summer months, high temperatures average around 90 F; during the winter, around 45 F. Average annual rainfall is approximately 11 inches, and average annual snowfall is 22 inches.
A summary of climatology data for Carson City is provided in the table below.
|Average Annual Snowfall
|Average Annual Rainfall
|Average High Temperature (Summer)
|Average Low Temperature (Winter)
|Average Growing Season
|Average Yearly Days of Sunshine
||4,600' above sea level