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:
Sunday 02/12 30%
High 49° / Low 28°
Chance of Rain
Windy with a few showers developing later in the day. High 49F. Winds NNE at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 30%. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph.
Monday 02/13 90%
High 34° / Low 28°
A wintry mix of precipitation in the morning will transition to rain and freezing rain mixed in the afternoon. High 34F. Winds ENE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precip 90%. Snow and ice accumulations less than one inch.
Tuesday 02/14 60%
High 42° / Low 24°
Moderating temperatures will change morning snow showers to rain showers by late day. High 42F. Winds N at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 60%. About one inch of snow expected.
Wednesday 02/15 0%
High 55° / Low 30°
Sunny skies. High near 55F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
Thursday 02/16 0%
High 67° / Low 35°
Sunny skies. High 67F. Winds W at 5 to 10 mph.
I hope Amarillo’s weather does exactly what you need it to do to have a great vacation in Amarillo!