The best times to visit Fernley for ideal weather are

April 30th to July 1st

or

July 30th to October 7th

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

 

 


Other Fernley Travel Info

Weather in Fernley

Temperature

Average temperatures in Fernley vary drastically. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice 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 Fernley, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 98.1°F (36.7°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 58.8°F (14.9°C) at night.

Fernley Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Fernley Temperatures (Celsius)

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“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.

Fernley Perceived Temperature (F)

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Fernley Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Fernley 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 47.5 31.6 19.4
Feb 55.4 39.5 26.1
Mar 64.4 46.7 31
Apr 69.2 51.8 35
May 77.9 60.5 42.5
Jun 89.3 70.9 50.7
Jul 97.8 79.5 58.5
Aug 95.5 76.5 55.8
Sep 88.3 68 48.3
Oct 73 54.1 37.6
Nov 58.2 41 27.3
Dec 45.9 32.2 20.5

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 8.6 -0.2 -7
Feb 13 4.2 -3.3
Mar 18 8.2 -0.6
Apr 20.7 11 1.7
May 25.5 15.8 5.8
Jun 31.8 21.6 10.4
Jul 36.6 26.4 14.7
Aug 35.3 24.7 13.2
Sep 31.3 20 9.1
Oct 22.8 12.3 3.1
Nov 14.6 5 -2.6
Dec 7.7 0.1 -6.4

 


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Fernley are September, July, and then August. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around late July. For example, on the week of July 23rd there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January with an average of 1 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.

When can you find snow in Fernley? Weather stations report a good amount of seasonal snow likely to be deepest around December, especially close to late January. The best time to ski (if at all) in Fernley is often around around January 22nd when fresh powder is deepest. 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 Fernley.

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Snow on the Ground

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

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 5% 3.4 0.5
Feb 6% 3.1 0.4
Mar 4% 0 0.4
Apr 6% 0 0.6
May 7% 0 0.6
Jun 3% 0 0.3
Jul 1% 0 0.2
Aug 1% 0 0.1
Sep 1% 0 0.1
Oct 5% 0 0.6
Nov 5% 0 0.5
Dec 5% 3.6 0.4

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 5 8.6 1.3
Feb 6 7.9 1
Mar 4 0 1
Apr 6 0 1.5
May 7 0 1.5
Jun 3 0 0.8
Jul 1 0 0.5
Aug 1 0 0.3
Sep 1 0 0.3
Oct 5 0 1.5
Nov 5 0 1.3
Dec 5 9.1 1

 

Humidity and Wind

Fernley has some comfortably humid months, with some very dry months. The least humid month is August (14.1% relative humidity), and the most humid month is December (53.6%).

Wind in Fernley is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and March. April’s average wind speed of around 6.8 knots (7.8 MPH or 12.6 KPH) is considered “a light breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in late March where average top sustained speeds reach 18 knots, which is considered a fresh breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

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

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Wind

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

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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 3.8 Barely noticeable 9.6 Gentle breeze
Feb 5.3 Light breeze 12.7 Significant breeze
Mar 6.3 Light breeze 15.4 Gentle breeze
Apr 6.8 Light breeze 16.5 Significant breeze
May 6.5 Light breeze 16.3 Gentle breeze
Jun 6.1 Light breeze 15.5 Significant breeze
Jul 5.4 Light breeze 14.5 Gentle breeze
Aug 5.3 Light breeze 13.1 Significant breeze
Sep 4.7 Light breeze 11.8 Gentle breeze
Oct 4.6 Light breeze 11.3 Significant breeze
Nov 4.5 Light breeze 10.8 Gentle breeze
Dec 4.7 Light breeze 10.9 Gentle breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 53.3%
Feb 40.7%
Mar 26.7%
Apr 22.9%
May 22%
Jun 16.1%
Jul 14.2%
Aug 14.1%
Sep 17%
Oct 29.1%
Nov 42.6%
Dec 53.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Fernley?

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 Fernley, NV, US is July, followed by June and August. 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 Fernley in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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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 44.8 in November means 44.8% of the tourists vs. July.

 

 

Overall Fernley Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 82.8°F (28.2°C) and 57.5°F (14.2°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 2 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 least precipitation with 0 to 1 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Fernley, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 91.5°F (33.1°C) and 53.1°F (11.7°C), which will feel comfortable given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 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 far too cold this time of year in Fernley to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 58.1°F (14.5°C) and 41.8°F (5.4°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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