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:
Friday 05/29 40%
High 83° / Low 55°
Thunderstorms developing late. Lows overnight in the mid 50s.
Saturday 05/30 20%
High 72° / Low 52°
Cloudy early with partial sunshine expected late. High 72F. Winds NNE at 10 to 20 mph.
Sunday 05/31 10%
High 79° / Low 57°
Generally sunny despite a few afternoon clouds. High 79F. Winds S at 10 to 20 mph.
Monday 06/01 10%
High 86° / Low 61°
Sunny. High 86F. Winds SSW at 15 to 25 mph.
Tuesday 06/02 10%
High 88° / Low 62°
Mostly sunny skies. High 88F. Winds S at 15 to 25 mph.
I hope Amarillo’s weather does exactly what you need it to do to have a great vacation in Amarillo!