Joshua Tree National Park
weather, climate and best time to visit


Best time to visit Joshua Tree National Park

The best time to visit Joshua Tree National Park is March through June and September through November. In this period you have a hot temperature and almost no precipitation. The highest average temperature in Joshua Tree National Park is 34°C in July and the lowest is 15°C in December.

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In the table below you can quickly find the average weather in Joshua Tree National Park per month, the temperature per month or the period with the highest rainfall. Monthly average climate data is based on data from the last 30 years.

Climate Joshua Tree National Park by month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Temperature (°C) 16 17 21 23 27 32 34 34 31 26 20 15
Precipitation (mm) 14 11 4 4 1 2 18 18 11 7 2 10



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Joshua Tree National Park weather

The weather for Joshua Tree National Park over the next 14 days will be 31°C till 36° with several days chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

5-day weather forecast Joshua Tree National Park

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Saturday
13 august
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32°C
20°C
12.1 mm
80%
3 Bft
SSW
10
Sunday
14 august
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34°C
22°C
0.7 mm
20%
3 Bft
SW
8
Monday
15 august
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35°C
25°C
3.2 mm
50%
3 Bft
SW
10
Tuesday
16 august
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34°C
26°C
1.8 mm
35%
2 Bft
S
9
Wednesday
17 august
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35°C
28°C
0.5 mm
15%
1 Bft
S
10

View the 14 day weather forecast for Joshua Tree National Park


Climate Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park has a desert climate. The temperature during the day is warm and you won't have rain here anytime soon. The average annual temperature for Joshua Tree National Park is 25° degrees and there is about 104 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 302 days a year with an average humidity of 37% and an UV-index of 5.

Joshua Tree National Park

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day temp. (°C) 16 17 21 23 27 32 34 34 31 26 20 15
Night temp. (°C) 8 9 11 12 15 20 24 24 22 17 12 8
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Precipitation (mm) 14 11 4 4 1 2 18 18 11 7 2 10
Days with rain 5 3 4 4 2 1 7 5 5 3 2 4
Dry days 26 25 27 26 29 29 24 26 25 28 28 27
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Sun hours per day 7 7 9 12 12 12 12 12 11 10 7 7
Wind force (Bft) 2 2 3 3 3 3 2 2 2 2 2 2
UV-index 4 4 5 5 7 7 7 7 7 5 4 3

Joshua Tree National Park weather by month

What is the average Joshua Tree National Park weather like in a given month? Let's find out! Click on a month to check all the monthly averages for sunshine, temperature highs and lows, percentage chance of rain per day, snowfall accumulation and number of rainy days.


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Frequently asked questions

Where is Joshua Tree National Park?

Joshua Tree National Park is located in California. It lies in a straight line 15,835 km from Cape Town.

The coordinates of Joshua Tree National Park are:

  • Latitude: 33.873415
  • Longitude: -115.9009923

The GPS coordinates are 33° 52' N, 115° 54' W

How long is the flight to Joshua Tree National Park?

The flight time from Cape Town International Airport to Joshua Tree National Park is approximately 19 h. 50 min.

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What is the currency of Joshua Tree National Park?

In Joshua Tree National Park, the US dollar (USD) is used for payment.

Exchange rates on 13 August 2022

  • 1 South African rand = 0.065 US dollar
  • 1 US dollar = 15.42 South African rand
  • 100 South African rand = 6.48 US dollar
  • 100 US dollar = 1,542.31 South African rand

What is the area code of Joshua Tree National Park?

The area code to call Joshua Tree National Park is +1.