Grand Canyon Park Weather

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Saturday

03/28

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Sunny. High 73F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.

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Sunday

03/29

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Sunny. High 72F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.

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Monday

03/30

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Mainly sunny. High 72F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.

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Tuesday

03/31

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Sunny. High 71F. Winds SW at 15 to 25 mph.

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Wednesday

04/01

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A mainly sunny sky. High 69F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.

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Thursday

04/02

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A mainly sunny sky. High 63F. Winds W at 15 to 25 mph.

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Enjoy Winter in the Grand Canyon

The South Rim is open year round, but the North Rim is closed from mid-October until mid-May. Learn about winter hiking, camping, and other activities here. Read More...

Extreme Heat in the Grand Canyon

Extreme Heat in the Grand Canyon

Plan on going for a hike while visiting Grand Canyon National Park? Then make sure to be careful. Extreme heat, lack of shade and limited water sources can turn into the perfect storm making a quick day hike into a life-threatening nightmare. Read More...

Temperature Inversion Fog. NP Photo by Erin Whittaker

Grand Canyon Filled with Clouds – Temperature Inversion

The canyon sometimes gets fog called “temperature inversion” when warm air sits on top of cold air. A partial inversion occurs a couple times each year, usually in winter. Total inversions are rare. Read More...

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Grand Canyon Weather and Road Condition Hotlines

Be prepared by using these resources for weather and road conditions. Read More...

Plateau Point in the Grand Canyon. Photo by Doug Koffler

Grand Canyon Weather Trends

With an elevation spanning from around 2000 feet to over 8000 feet (760-2440m), the Grand Canyon area experiences a variety of weather conditions. Read More...

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South Rim Heat Index & Climate Overview

Grand Canyon South Rim, at about 7,000 feet elevation, is generally pleasant in the summer, with the average high temperature 84F and the average low 50F in July (the warmest month). Read More...

Snow in the South Rim of the Grand Canyon. Photo: NPS Michael Quinn

Winter Photos in the Grand Canyon

Even with all of the winter sunshine, significant snowfall can be expected during the winter, and occasionally snow will make it even to the river. The result is a beautiful blanket over red rock. Read More...