Since Amarillo Texas weather can play a crucial role in making or breaking a visit to Amarillo, it helps to know what the weather is going to do while you are there. But first…
With Amarillo being in the Texas Panhandle, it has a much drier climate than central and southern Texas.
Average tempratures range from about 92°F in summer to 48°F in winter, but it can get down to below 20°F in winter and well above 100°F in summer. Annual rainfall is around 20 inches, with most rain falling in the late spring and summer.
Being in Tornado Alley, the possibility of tornadoes exists during spring and fall. Blizzards occur in winter, but the snowfall is usually only a few inches.
Amarillo is the windiest city in Texas.
Amarillo Weather Forecast
Here’s a complete weather forecast for Amarillo for the next few days:
Thursday 02/26 0%
High 31° / Low 13°
Generally cloudy. High 31F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph.
Friday 02/27 80%
High 15° / Low 11°
Snow will taper off and end during the morning but skies will remain cloudy during the afternoon. High around 15F. Winds SE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of snow 80%. About one inch of snow expected.
Saturday 02/28 40%
High 42° / Low 32°
Windy with on and off snow showers during the morning. High 42F. Winds S at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of snow 40%.
Sunday 03/01 30%
High 49° / Low 25°
Periods of freezing drizzle early...becoming partly cloudy in the afternoon. High 49F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precip 30%.
Monday 03/02 20%
High 55° / Low 39°
Cloudy and becoming windy. High around 55F. Winds S at 20 to 30 mph.
I hope Amarillo’s weather does exactly what you need it to do to have a great vacation in Amarillo!