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December Weather In Elko  
December Elko Weather
Record High: 68°F
Normal High: 38°F
Normal Low: 14°F
Record Low: -41°F
Avg Monthly Rain: 0.93"
Rec 1 Day Rain: 1.6"
Avg Monthly Snow: 8.5"
Rec 1 Day Snow: 16"

Elko Weather In December

The highest recorded temperature for Elko Nevada for the past 80 years in December was 68 degrees Fahrenheit, registered on December 2, 1899, while the normal high temperature is 38. In the last 80 years the highest reported temperature in Elko for December was -41 registered on December 25, 1924, and the mean daily low in the month is 14.

US National Weather Service Elko December Weather data records that on December 26, 1924, the high temperature did not exceed -6 degrees Fahrenheit, the lowest high measured in Elko in the past 80 years. The Weather Service additionally shows that on December 3, 1980, the low for the day did not drop below 47 degrees, the highest low temperature in Elko in the last 80 years.

Historical weather data accumulated by the National Weather Service shows that the average daily high temperature in Elko on December First is 45 degrees Fahrenheit and the average high on the last day of December is 36 degrees. The average daily low temperature in Elko on December First is 18 degrees Fahrenheit and the average low on the last day of December is 9 degrees.

Elko usually receives an average of 0.93 inches of rain during December. December Elko Weather records indicated that on December 3, 1950 Elko received 1.6 inches of precipitation, the most rain recorded in a single day in December. Elko receives an average of 8.5 inches of snow in December. The most snow recorded in a single day in December was 16 inches on December 21, 1924.