Located in the Spring Mountains of Southern Nevada, Mt. Charleston is a year-round getaway for residents and visitors of Las Vegas. With a multitude of hiking trails, a ski resort and almost 200 camp sites, Mt. Charleston is a great, relaxing alternative to the hustle and bustle of Las Vegas.
Mount Charleston is named for the highest peak in the area. With an elevation of 11,916 feet and being separated from other peaks from large, low basins, Charleston Peak is the most topographically prominent peak in Nevada.
Mt. Charleston weather is very unique compared to the surrounding desert areas. In the summer months, the weather on the mountain is around 20 degrees cooler than the city. The Mt. Charleston weather average yearly high temperature is just under 60 °F and the average low temperature is around 32 °F. Mt. Charleston typically has areas of snow for more than half of the year.
From the great Mt. Charleston weather to year-round activities for all, Mt. Charleston should be on everybody's list to visit.
|Current Speed||8.0 mph||Avg. Speed Past 10 min.||3.0 mph||Avg. Speed Today||2.4 mph|
|Current Direction||327° NNW||Avg. Direction Past 10 min.||343° NNW||Avg. Direction Today||292° WNW|
|Wind Run Today||37.6 miles||High Gust Past 10 min.||8.0 mph||High Gust Today||15.0 mph at 11:57|
|Rainfall Today||0.00 in||Rainfall Rate||0.00 in/hr|
|Rainfall Last Hour||0.00 in||Rainfall Yesterday||0.00 in|
|Rainfall This Month||0.00 in||Rainfall This Year||12.05 in|
|Barometer||30.340 in||Pressure Trend||-0.013 in/hr|
|Highest Pressure Today||30.391 in at 11:58||Lowest Pressure Today||30.319 in at 03:51|
|Day Length||11:02||Visible light today||11:54 hours||Moon Phase||Waxing Crescent|
|There will be 2min 10s less daylight tomorrow.||9% of the Moon is illuminated.|