The best times to visit Douglas for ideal weather are

March 26th to June 10th


September 3rd to November 18th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Douglas Travel Info

Weather in Douglas


Average temperatures in Douglas vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very nice much of the year, but hot in the summer and cold in the winter with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is somewhat temperate — in the 43rd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Douglas, the hottest months are June, July, and then August. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid June where highs are regularly around 99.3°F (37.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 64.8°F (18.2°C) at night.

Douglas Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Douglas Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Douglas Perceived Temperature (F)


Douglas Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Douglas Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 62.1 45 29.9
Feb 68 49.5 32.2
Mar 74.3 55.9 36.9
Apr 80.3 62.7 43.4
May 88.6 71.8 51.9
Jun 97 80.3 61.9
Jul 95.1 79.9 68.2
Aug 92.6 78.4 66.7
Sep 90.3 74.8 60.1
Oct 83.7 65.5 47.3
Nov 74.5 56.3 38.5
Dec 62 45.8 31.7

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 16.7 7.2 -1.2
Feb 20 9.7 0.1
Mar 23.5 13.3 2.7
Apr 26.8 17.1 6.3
May 31.4 22.1 11.1
Jun 36.1 26.8 16.6
Jul 35.1 26.6 20.1
Aug 33.7 25.8 19.3
Sep 32.4 23.8 15.6
Oct 28.7 18.6 8.5
Nov 23.6 13.5 3.6
Dec 16.7 7.7 -0.2



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Douglas are May, April, and then October. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early January. For example, on the week of January 1st there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late July with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of July 23rd.

When can you find snow in Douglas? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Douglas.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Douglas (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 7% 0 0.8
Feb 4% 0 0.4
Mar 3% 0 0.5
Apr 1% 0 0.1
May 1% 0 0.1
Jun 3% 0 0.3
Jul 23% 0 3.6
Aug 19% 0 2.6
Sep 7% 0 0.6
Oct 2% 0 0.3
Nov 7% 0 0.6
Dec 8% 0 0.5

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 7 0 2
Feb 4 0 1
Mar 3 0 1.3
Apr 1 0 0.3
May 1 0 0.3
Jun 3 0 0.8
Jul 23 0 9.1
Aug 19 0 6.6
Sep 7 0 1.5
Oct 2 0 0.8
Nov 7 0 1.5
Dec 8 0 1.3


Humidity and Wind

Douglas has some comfortably humid months, with some very dry months. The least humid month is May (11.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is August (44%).

Wind in Douglas is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and June. April’s average wind speed of around 8.8 knots (10.1 MPH or 16.2 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 21.6 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Douglas.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 5.9 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Feb 6.7 Light breeze 15.5 Significant breeze
Mar 7.6 Gentle breeze 17.5 Significant breeze
Apr 8.8 Gentle breeze 19.5 Strong breeze
May 8.2 Gentle breeze 18.2 Significant breeze
Jun 7.6 Gentle breeze 17.9 Strong breeze
Jul 6.2 Light breeze 18.4 Significant breeze
Aug 5.1 Light breeze 14.9 Significant breeze
Sep 5.9 Light breeze 13.9 Significant breeze
Oct 6.6 Light breeze 14.5 Significant breeze
Nov 5.4 Light breeze 12.3 Significant breeze
Dec 6.2 Light breeze 14.1 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 35.6%
Feb 26.6%
Mar 16.6%
Apr 12.7%
May 11.1%
Jun 13.4%
Jul 40.6%
Aug 44%
Sep 34.6%
Oct 22.3%
Nov 24.4%
Dec 38%


Is it Safe to Travel to Douglas?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Douglas, AZ, US is June, followed by May and January. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Douglas in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 44 in December means 44% of the tourists vs. June.



Overall Douglas Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 93.9°F (34.4°C) and 71.1°F (21.7°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is extremely rare with 0 to 1 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are quite warm. These months see the most precipitation with 1 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Douglas, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 90.9°F (32.7°C) and 65.1°F (18.4°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 1 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Douglas to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 72°F (22.2°C) and 57.8°F (14.3°C). On average, it rains or snows a smalll amount: 1 to 2 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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