Aerial view of Las Vegas strip in Nevada

Las Vegas is one of the most popular places to visit in the United States. Back in the day, it used to be a good spot for gamblers, but now, that’s totally changed. You can still get your gambling on, but now, Las Vegas is home to some of the best theatrical productions you’ll find. It’s also a popular spot for trade conventions, bachelor and bachelorette parties, delicious food, clubbing, concerts and more. So, when is the best time to visit Las Vegas?

This is the Best Time to Visit Las Vegas

The experts at have put together a story about the best time of the year to get to Las Vegas. They factor in plenty of things, but weather is a big one. They note that, “Las Vegas is located in the desert, so daytime temperatures in the summer regularly reach triple digits, which can put a damper on outdoor activities. On the plus side, the winter heat is a nice escape for anyone fleeing ice and snow.”

Hence, judging by the weather, says the best times to go to Las Vegas are spring and fall. “March, April, May, October, and November have the best weather for walking the Las Vegas Strip,” they explain. The temperatures are much more mild, with highs in the 70s and 80s. Especially in the early spring, around March, you can expect highs in the 70s, which is very pleasant. That said, since August is the hottest month in Las Vegas, it’s also a less expensive times to visit. But, expect to get temperatures in the triple digits. It’s dry heat, which is good, but it’s still really hot. Also, if you’re looking to only visit the Las Vegas strip, the publication says that April and September are the best days to do that. Find the full article here.

Anne Erickson's love for music drew her into radio. She started on the airwaves shortly after graduating from MSU. Anne has a passion for rock and metal, and she also fronts the band Upon Wings. Email Anne at, follow her on Instagram at @EricksonAnne and tweet at her @AnneErickson! Anne covers the Detroit, Philadelphia and Las Vegas markets and beyond.

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