Salt Lake City Climate & Weather

Salt Lake City Climate and Weather

Salt Lake City has an unusual climate, classified as a dry-summer continental climate, and enjoys four distinct seasons, with widely variable weather. Summers, between June and August, are hot, dry and sunny, with average high temperatures between 83°F (28°C) and 93°F (34°C). Autumn is pleasantly mild and cool. Winter, between December and February, is cold, although daytime temperatures are seldom below freezing. Winter temperatures average between 21°F (-6°C) and 43°F (6°C). Due to generous snowfall in the mountains skiing can continue well into spring, although in the valley conditions are milder. Summers are dry but rain is possible the rest of the year, with storms likely anytime between October and May.

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