U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Arizona
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 05-14-2009, 04:27 PM
 
2,278 posts, read 3,910,964 times
Reputation: 1996

Advertisements

Quote:
Originally Posted by twiggy View Post
...I heard Tucson doesn't get as hot as Phoenix in the summer but I'm pretty sure it gets a little hotter than 80 in the summer. Other wise CA is your best bet for that weather.
It is suppose to reach 100 degrees in Tucson today and in Sierra Vista--a place frequently mentioned here for having better overall temps--is at 91 degrees. It will only go higher and higher for the next month.

My cousin lives about an hour north of Santa Barbara in a small, agricultural town. I'm really not sure of the summer temps, but she doesn't complain about the heat and they grow flowers (commericially) in the winter, so I imagine the winter temps are good.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 05-14-2009, 08:22 PM
 
Location: Mesa, Az
21,157 posts, read 26,598,263 times
Reputation: 3668
If it were me: Sierra Vista hands down if discussing Arizona; it will colder (winter) and hotter (summer) but its average temps are damn close to the 50F-80F range year round
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-14-2009, 11:06 PM
 
Location: SE Arizona - FINALLY! :D
16,104 posts, read 14,132,090 times
Reputation: 4928
Quote:
Originally Posted by ArizonaBear View Post
If it were me: Sierra Vista hands down if discussing Arizona; it will colder (winter) and hotter (summer) but its average temps are damn close to the 50F-80F range year round
Well, you and the other fine regulars on this board no doubt know MY opinion of Sierra Vista's climate.



Ken
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-14-2009, 11:16 PM
 
801 posts, read 1,138,245 times
Reputation: 1223
Ha Ha Ha Ha .....what a joke
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-15-2009, 05:55 AM
 
2 posts, read 9,947 times
Reputation: 10
Thumbs up somewhere around 50 to 80 degrees

thanks for your feedback ( is this ebay? ) i will follow up on all your suggestions.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-17-2009, 08:46 AM
 
Location: Northeastern WI
20,496 posts, read 16,828,337 times
Reputation: 37276
Quote:
Originally Posted by LordBalfor View Post
I assume you are referring to the daily high temps?

I don't know of anyplace in Arizona quite like that - Flagstaff might be the closest, with summer highs typically topping out around 80. Winter highs are a bit cooler though - with highs looking like they are in the 40's.

Maybe some place in Northern California (near the coast)?

Ken


I was thinking the same, Phoenix area can be a furnace several months of the year. My experience of 10 years around 100+ from late spring to mid-fall. with a few 'cooler' days in the 90s from time to time. Flagstaff, though, like LB said, it doesnt get quite as hot there during those summer months.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-17-2009, 11:40 AM
 
Location: Mesa, Az
21,157 posts, read 26,598,263 times
Reputation: 3668
Quote:
Originally Posted by Livewire View Post
I was thinking the same, Phoenix area can be a furnace several months of the year. My experience of 10 years around 100+ from late spring to mid-fall. with a few 'cooler' days in the 90s from time to time. Flagstaff, though, like LB said, it doesnt get quite as hot there during those summer months.
But Flag's winters are flat evil.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-17-2009, 01:07 PM
 
Location: AZ
2,274 posts, read 3,841,868 times
Reputation: 1644
Flagstaff is 20 to 25 degrees cooler in the summer than Phoenix. Yesterday we were 103 or something and Flagstaff's high was 80
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-18-2009, 05:31 AM
 
1,257 posts, read 1,923,579 times
Reputation: 1218
Quote:
Originally Posted by ArizonaBear View Post
If it were me: Sierra Vista hands down if discussing Arizona; it will colder (winter) and hotter (summer) but its average temps are damn close to the 50F-80F range year round
I agree Sierra Vista has one of the best climates in AZ ....I would also consider Bisbee too....it's about 5,700 ft above sea level in SE AZ ...it has average high temp of 57 degrees in Jan ....and 87 degrees for average high in July ...also keep in mind 87 degree in AZ is NOT like 87 degrees in the east ...none of that oppressive heavy humidity

I think the OP shud check out ....

Sierra Vista
Bisbee
Prescott
Flagstaff (abit too cool maybe)

And also in New Mexico...

Silver City
Ruidoso
Timberon

But if your criteria is average LOW temp must be above 50 degrees then it has to be CA ...
Santa Monica,CA has average low temp in January of just over 50 (most places on west coast are mid to upper 40's)
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-18-2009, 05:55 AM
 
Location: ky
477 posts, read 672,267 times
Reputation: 770
Thanks for the climate chart I can look up other cities that way
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram


Over $84,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Arizona
Similar Threads

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2014, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top