When is the best time to go to Moab?

When is the best time to go to Moab? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The best months for good weather in Moab are May, June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July and August
  • January is the coldest month of the year

Annual weather in Moab

Infographic of the best times to visit Moab
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Weather details in Moab month by month

To get all the information about the climate and weather in Moab for a specific month, click on the corresponding link below:

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Weather and climate in Moab

Moab enjoys a cold steppe (or semi-arid) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Moab is 65°F (ranging from 38°F in january to 92°F in july). Annual rainfall is 12.4in, with a minimum of 0.7in in november and a maximum of 1.7in in july.
  • Between the months of january and february the climate is very unfavorable. In average, on the morning it is 32°F and it rains about 0.9in each month.
  • In the month of march the climate is passable, but still OK. At lunchtime, it's 52°F in average and you can expect to have 1.1in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From april to may the climate is good. The temperature rises to 74°F and it rains about 0.8in each month.
  • From june to september the climate is perfect. The record temperature this month is 97°F and it rains in september about 1.2in.
  • In october the climate is favorable. In average, on the morning it is 50°F and, in october, 2 days of rain are expected.
  • Between november and december the climate is the worst possible. The record temperature this month is 59°F and it rains in december about 1.3in.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Moab

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Moab: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Moab

Find out when Moab has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Moab

  • Very low season in Moab
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January and December.
  • Low season in Moab
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: February, March and November.
  • High season in Moab
    The number of visitors to Moab is high in: April, May and October.
  • Peak season in Moab
    The largest number of tourists visiting Moab is during: June, July, August and September.

Figure: Visitor index for Moab month by month

Best time for low prices in Moab

Average prices of hotels in Moab month by month

Generally, December is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Moab. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, June is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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