Quartzsite trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Quartzsite

Trip Planner USA  /  Arizona  /  Quartzsite
Quartzsite is a town in La Paz County, Arizona, United States. According to the 2010 census, the population of the town was 3,677.Interstate 10 runs directly through Quartzsite, which is at the intersection of U.S. Route 95 and Arizona State Route 95 with I-10.Geography and climateQuartzsite is located at .According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 94.0km2, all land.Quartzsite lies on the western portion of the La Posa Plain along Tyson Wash. The Dome Rock Mountains overlook the town on the west with Granite Mountain on the southwest edge of the town and Oldman Mountain on the northwest. The Plomosa Mountains lie across the La Posa Plain to the east.The town has a hot desert climate with mild to warm winters from November to March and hot to extreme summers for the rest of the year. In the middle of summer, Quartzsite is one of the hottest places in the United States and has recorded temperatures as high as 122F on 28 July 1995.There is very little precipitation: only 3.51in falls in an average year and in May and June more than 80 percent of years do not record measurable rainfall. Since records began in 1928 the wettest month has been September 1939 with 6.16in, part of the wettest year with 11.05in and featuring on 5 September the wettest day with 3.00in from the remnants of a rare Gulf of California hurricane. The driest calendar year has been 1928 with 0.92in, though between July 2001 and August 2002 as little as 0.45in fell over fourteen months.
Put Quartzsite at the heart of your travel plans by using our United States trip planner .
Source
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Quartzsite

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Quartzsite

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor

Recently planned trips to Quartzsite

7 days in Quartzsite, St. George & Twin Falls BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, popular PREFERENCES: November ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 6 days in California & Quartzsite BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, outdoors, popular PREFERENCES: January, outdoors ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 14 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM CANADA January, popular PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Quartzsite & Puyallup BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 10 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, teens, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Quartzsite BY A USER FROM CANADA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Quartzsite & San Jose BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 1 day in Quartzsite BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 9 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Quartzsite BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans