Best Time To Visit Mammoth Lakes - Time To Go To Mammoth Lakes

The weather at Mammoth Lakes is blissfully cool in summer with the temperature averaging around 15-degree Celsius. However, winter generally sees heavy snowfall in the region. You can visit anytime in the year, but autumn is the best season to visit.

  • Spring (March to May): Clear, sunny days occasionally accompanied with thunder or showers is seen here in spring. The temperature gradually begins warming up, it tends to fluctuate between -7 degree Celsius and can rise to around 0 degree.
  • Summer (June to August): Summer is the hottest season here at close to 5 to 6 degrees Celsius. It attracts hikers and ski-camp enthusiasts to the cool woods.
  • Autumn (September to November): Mercury starts dropping in this season thanks to the onset of winter. Its best to carry warm clothes along with yourself. The Fall Hiking Trips at Mammoth Lakes usually take place around this time. There are fewer visitors as this is an off season.
  • Winter (December to February): The village is covered with snow during winter, with temperatures dropping to as low as -9 degrees Celsius. Great season for skiing!

Climate in Mammoth Lakes

Know weather for your travel dates:

18-Oct-2018
Today 18 Oct

63

30

Clear throughout the day.

Wind:2.01 m/s

Humidity:32%

Precipitation:0.01%

  • Fri 19 Oct
    63 | 32

    Clear throughout the day.

  • Sat 20 Oct
    60 | 30

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.

  • Sun 21 Oct
    61 | 29

    Partly cloudy in the evening.

  • Mon 22 Oct
    62 | 29

    Partly cloudy starting in the evening.

  • Tue 23 Oct
    65 | 29

    Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.

  • Wed 24 Oct
    66 | 34

    Partly cloudy until evening.

Month wise Weather in Mammoth Lakes

Average Temperature in Mammoth Lakes by month

  • 80℉
  • 60℉
  • 40℉
  • 20℉ 0℉
Jan

Average temperature: 32℉

Minimum temperature: 3℉

Maximum temperature: 50℉

Feb

Average temperature: 38℉

Minimum temperature: 16℉

Maximum temperature: 52℉

Mar

Average temperature: 43℉

Minimum temperature: 19℉

Maximum temperature: 66℉

Apr

Average temperature: 49℉

Minimum temperature: 21℉

Maximum temperature: 73℉

May

Average temperature: 57℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Jun

Average temperature: 66℉

Minimum temperature: 34℉

Maximum temperature: 95℉

Jul

Average temperature: 72℉

Minimum temperature: 48℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Aug

Average temperature: 71℉

Minimum temperature: 52℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Sep

Average temperature: 62℉

Minimum temperature: 32℉

Maximum temperature: 93℉

Oct

Average temperature: 53℉

Minimum temperature: 27℉

Maximum temperature: 84℉

Nov

Average temperature: 47℉

Minimum temperature: 25℉

Maximum temperature: 70℉

Dec

Average temperature: 37℉

Minimum temperature: 7℉

Maximum temperature: 59℉

Highest temperature in Mammoth Lakes is recorded as 95℉ in June.

Lowest temperature in Mammoth Lakes is recorded as 3.2℉ in January.

Average Rain in Mammoth Lakes by Month (in mm)

  • 120
  • 90
  • 60
  • 30 0
Jan

Average Rain: 102.15 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 447.51 mm

Feb

Average Rain: 70.12 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 360.76 mm

Mar

Average Rain: 16.08 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 159.47 mm

Apr

Average Rain: 23.53 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 229.15 mm

May

Average Rain: 4.6 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 44.93 mm

Jun

Average Rain: 1.91 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 17.01 mm

Jul

Average Rain: 2 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 46.45 mm

Aug

Average Rain: 2.2 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 17.01 mm

Sep

Average Rain: 5.16 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 88.27 mm

Oct

Average Rain: 0.65 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 18.59 mm

Nov

Average Rain: 14.76 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 219.88 mm

Dec

Average Rain: 32.66 mm

Minimum Rain: 0 mm

Maximum Rain: 411.85 mm

Maximum rain recorded in Mammoth Lakes is 447.51 mm in January.

Months with no rains or lowest rains in Mammoth Lakes is October.

Average Humidity in Mammoth Lakes by Month (in %)

  • 100
  • 75
  • 50
  • 25 0
Jan

Average Humidity: 76%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 92%

Feb

Average Humidity: 72%

Minimum Humidity: 56%

Maximum Humidity: 91%

Mar

Average Humidity: 61%

Minimum Humidity: 48%

Maximum Humidity: 74%

Apr

Average Humidity: 51%

Minimum Humidity: 34%

Maximum Humidity: 86%

May

Average Humidity: 45%

Minimum Humidity: 31%

Maximum Humidity: 75%

Jun

Average Humidity: 40%

Minimum Humidity: 32%

Maximum Humidity: 53%

Jul

Average Humidity: 35%

Minimum Humidity: 24%

Maximum Humidity: 47%

Aug

Average Humidity: 43%

Minimum Humidity: 34%

Maximum Humidity: 58%

Sep

Average Humidity: 48%

Minimum Humidity: 36%

Maximum Humidity: 63%

Oct

Average Humidity: 42%

Minimum Humidity: 32%

Maximum Humidity: 56%

Nov

Average Humidity: 58%

Minimum Humidity: 44%

Maximum Humidity: 78%

Dec

Average Humidity: 66%

Minimum Humidity: 43%

Maximum Humidity: 80%

Most humid month in Mammoth Lakes is January.

Least humid month in Mammoth Lakes is July.

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  • The beginning of snowfall in Mammoth Lake and the time to enjoy the snow

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    • It usually starts snowing in the month of November, and the best time to enjoy snow is from December to February.

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