Las Vegas Sun

March 30, 2017

Currently: 57° — Complete forecast

Weather Strip

Current Conditions: Mostly Cloudy

Temp:
57°
High:
°
Two-week trends
Weather trends
Avg. 72°
Low:
°
Weather trends
Avg.55°
UV Index:
5
Humidity:
36%
Pressure:
29.7 in.
Wind:
0 N
  • Dew Point: 30.0° F
  • Chance of precipitation: %
  • Sun rise:
  • Sun set:
  • Today: Mostly sunny. Very windy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Areas of blowing dust in the afternoon. Highs 74 to 78 on the west side of the valley. Around 80 on the east side. Southwest winds up to 10 mph increasing to west 35 to 45 mph in the afternoon. Gusts up to 65 mph.
  • Tonight: Partly cloudy. Very windy. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms in the evening. Areas of blowing dust. Lows 46 to 50 on the west side of the valley. 50 to 53 on the east side. Northwest winds 30 to 40 mph decreasing to 20 to 30 mph after midnight. Gusts up to 60 mph.
  • Tomorrow: Mostly sunny. Breezy. Areas of blowing dust in the morning. Highs around 70 on the west side of the valley. 70 to 73 on the east side. Northwest winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.

Records for MARCH 30

  • High: 94°F (1934)
  • Low: 29°F (1908)
  • Rain: 0.94" (1992)

2017 Precipitation

  • Total Today: 0.0"
  • Week: 0.01"
  • Month: 0.01"
  • Year: 1.47"
  • Days without precipitation: 3

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Lake conditions

Lake Mead
Lake elevation
Water temp: 69° F
Water level: 1084 ft.
Lake Mohave
Water temp: 74° F
Water level: 633.9 ft.
Lake Powell
Water level: 3603.3 ft.
Lake Havasu
Water level: 446.3 ft.

Monthly averages

Month Avg. High Avg. Low Avg. Precip. Record High Record Low
Jan. 57° 37° 0.59" 77° 1/26/1975 1/13/1963
Feb. 63° 41° 0.69" 87° 2/26/1986 16° 2/7/1989
Mar. 70° 47° 0.59" 92° 3/21/2004 19° 3/2/1939
Apr. 78° 54° 0.15" 99° 4/27/2000 31° 4/2/1975
May 88° 63° 0.24" 109° 5/28/2003 38° 5/3/1942
June 99° 72° 0.08" 116° 6/15/1940 48° 6/6/1993
July 104° 78° 0.44" 117° 7/19/2005 56° 7/21/1940
Aug. 102° 77° 0.45" 116° 8/3/1979 54° 8/3/1937
Sep. 94° 69° 0.31" 113° 9/1/1950 43° 9/27/1948
Oct. 81° 57° 0.24" 103° 10/1/1978 26° 10/30/1971
Nov. 66° 44° 0.31" 87° 11/1/1988 15° 11/24/1938
Dec. 57° 37° 0.40" 78° 12/2/1940 11° 12/23/1990

Notable Events

  • Dec. 17, 2008: A rare snowstorm blanketed the Las Vegas Valley, delaying flights, causing widespread fender-benders and canceling school. (Complete Coverage)
  • Sept. 17, 1961: One of the worst storms in Southern Nevada history, spawning a possible tornado on the Las Vegas Strip, struck the city at night. Nine people died, including four Nevada Power Company linemen and five Boy Scouts who drowned in their campground in Zion National Park in Southwestern Utah. The bodies of the Scouts were found floating in the Virgin River. (Full Story)
  • Jan. 31, 1979: The last big snowfall in Las Vegas piled up 7.4 inches on the ground. National Weather Service records showed that snowfall that sticks around in the valley occurs on average every 20 years. (Full Story)
  • July 19, 2005: The official thermometer at McCarran International Airport hit 117 degrees, the hottest temperature ever recorded. This day also set a new minimum high temperature at 95 degrees. (Full Story)

Official weather data provided by the NOAA National Weather Service and is in the public domain.