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

Best time to visit Joshua Tree National Park

The best time to visit in Joshua Tree National Park in California is from March until November, when you will have a pleasant till hot temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in in Joshua Tree National Park is 34°C in July and the lowest is 15°C in December.

Joshua Tree National Park has the desert climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in in Joshua Tree National Park or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find a quick overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.

Average weather 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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14 day weather forecast Joshua Tree National Park

The weather for Joshua Tree National Park will be 18° till 20° degrees in the next 14 days with one day chance of light rain showers.

Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Saturday
29 january
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16°C
7°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
Z
1
Sunday
30 january
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18°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
Z
1
Monday
31 january
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18°C
8°C
0 mm
0%
1 Bft
ZZO
1
Tuesday
1 february
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17°C
10°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
W
1
Wednesday
2 february
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15°C
8°C
0.4 mm
20%
5 Bft
NW
1
Thursday
3 february
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12°C
4°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
ZO
1
Friday
4 february
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15°C
5°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
ONO
1
Weather
Max/min
Precip
Wind
UV
Saturday
5 february
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17°C
7°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
O
1
Sunday
6 february
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20°C
9°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
O
1
Monday
7 february
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18°C
10°C
0 mm
0%
4 Bft
NNO
1
Tuesday
8 february
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19°C
10°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
NNO
1
Wednesday
9 february
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21°C
12°C
0 mm
0%
3 Bft
Z
2
Thursday
10 february
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20°C
12°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
OZO
2
Friday
11 february
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20°C
10°C
0 mm
0%
2 Bft
W
2

Climate Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park has the desert climate prevailing. 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.

Climate table of 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 weather like in a given month for Joshua Tree National Park? 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 at 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.

What is the currency of Joshua Tree National Park?

In Joshua Tree National Park the US dollar (USD) is used to pay.

Exchange rates on 29 January 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.