Amarillo enjoys a mild climate with four distinct seasons. The city averages 26.31 inches of precipitation annually. Average annual wind speed is 13.6 mph. Area soil types and farming practices prevent airborne dust. Mean number of clear, partly cloudy, and cloudy days are 156.2, 104.8 and 104.3 respectively.
Summer temperatures are moderated by our high altitude (3,676 ft.), with nights 25 to 30 degrees cooler than daytime highs. Humidity is wonderfully low and the breeze is constant.
In the winter, our typically sunny skies raise average daily maximum temperatures to about 50 degrees, even in December, January, and February.