Best time to visit Flagstaff, AZ, USA?

  • The best time to travel to Flagstaff is in May when temperatures are mild and weather is still dry but accommodations are more affordable. During this time, expect to pay approximately $115/night for a rental for two. That's $20 saved per day compared to what you would have paid in June. Temperatures hover in the mid 50s, a little colder than the average 70°F you would experience during high season.
  • The busiest season in Flagstaff is in the summer so expect hotel and rental rates to surge during this period. The NAU Graduation week (May 10th - 14th), the July 4th Holiday week (June 29th to July 7th) as well as the Christmas week (December 22nd to January 2nd) are also popular dates that you should avoid if that's not the reason for your visit.
  • Snow is common in Flagstaff in November - April.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Flagstaff, AZ, USA is November.

June

Most crowded

November

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Flagstaff, AZ, USA is April.

$138
JUL
$125
AUG
$125
SEP
$104
OCT
$126
NOV
$166
DEC
$119
JAN
$102
FEB
$108
MAR
$101
APR
$152
MAY
$136
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

09/01 - 09/05
Labor Day 68
10/06 - 10/10
Columbus Day 16
11/22 - 11/27
Thanksgiving 61.5
12/14 - 12/18
NAU Graduation 57.5
12/22 - 01/02
Christmas 75
01/12 - 01/16
MLK Weekend 25
02/16 - 02/20
Presidents Day 27.5
05/10 - 05/14
NAU Graduation 85
05/25 - 05/29
Memorial Day 71.5
06/29 - 07/07
July 4th Holiday 82.5
08/31 - 09/04
Labor Day 74

Weather

In Flagstaff, AZ, USA, June is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

73
23
JUL
70
21
AUG
66
19
SEP
58
14
OCT
43
6
NOV
36
2
DEC
33
0
JAN
40
5
FEB
46
8
MAR
49
10
APR
55
13
MAY
72
22
JUN
UV index
1
6

6.7
17cm
JUL
4.9
12cm
AUG
1.8
5cm
SEP
1.4
4cm
OCT
1.8
5cm
NOV
3.3
8cm
DEC
5.1
13cm
JAN
2.5
6cm
FEB
1.7
4cm
MAR
0.8
2cm
APR
1.6
4cm
MAY
1.3
3cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter