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Palm Springs Travel Guide

Why Visit Palm Springs

Whether they're coming for a day trip or a long weekend, people visit Palm Springs for its golf courses, spas, resorts, arts and culture, and outdoor areas. The area is home to Joshua Tree National Park as well as the famous Coachella Valley. It's also a great family-friendly destination.

When to Go to Palm Springs

Unless you're looking to visit in extremely hot temperatures, it's best to visit Palm Springs between December and April. Festival-goers flock to the area in April for major music events like Coachella. Fall is a popular time for business travelers and conventions in Palm Springs.

Weather in Palm Springs

Palm Springs has a desert climate, with summer temperatures often hitting 100 degrees Fahrenheit during the day and little to no precipitation. Winter is the most pleasant, averaging around 70 degrees. Temperatures in the spring are mid- to high-80s. Fall is also quite hot.

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