Weather in Denver
Denver experiences a semi-arid climate with typical dry, cold
winters, warm summers, showery springs and pleasant autumns. The
weather in Denver is influenced by the nearby Rocky Mountains,
which block the winter storms somewhat. In summer the humidity from
the Gulf of Mexico causes afternoon thunderstorms. Denver''s weather
can also be unpredictable, with unseasonal snowstorms occurring.
The average annual rainfall is low, and sunny skies are the norm,
and in winter around 60 inches of snow usually falls.