• Photo by: Max Kandler

    Fort Davis

    National Historic Site Texas

Climate

National Weather Service Forecast

Jan.

Feb.

Mar.

Apr.

May

June

July

Aug.

Sep.

Oct.

Nov.

Dec.

Maximum Average Temp.

59°

63°

70°

77°

84°

89°

87°

85°

82°

76°

67°

60°

Minimum Average Temp

29°

32°

37°

45°

53°

60°

62°

61°

56°

46°

36°

30°

Average Precipitation

0.48"

0.51"

0.46"

0.67"

1.50"

2.46"

3.26"

3.28"

2.23"

1.45"

0.52"

0.65"

Average Snowfall

0.3"

0.60"

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0.10"

0.40"

0.40"

Greatest Annual Precipitation 33.78" (2004)

Least Annual Precipitation 5.62" (2011) & 5.63" (1956)

Average Annual Precipitation 17.47"

Greatest One Day Snowfall 9.0" (Dec. 1, 1931)

Greatest Annual Snowfall 35.0" (1918)




Did You Know?

Camels at Fort Davis NHS.

In an attempt to better supply Fort Davis and other southwestern posts, the army embarked on an unusual experiment by importing camels from the Middle East in 1856. Camels passed through Fort Davis in 1857, 1859 and 1860.