UTAH – PARK CITY
Weather in Utah – Park City
At almost 7,000 feet above sea level, Park City experiences cold winters with plenty of snow. During the winter, the temperature averages between 22 and 33 degrees Fahrenheit (-5 to 0 degrees C) with about 350-400 inches of snowfall. Summers are pleasant with temperatures in the 70s (21 degrees C).
Getting to and from Utah – Park City
Park City’s nearest major airport is the Salt Lake City International Airport. The drive from the airport to Park City is about 45 minutes and there are numerous options for ground transportation including shuttles and buses, rental cars and taxis or limousine services.
What to bring to Utah – Park City
Park City offers many different sights and activities so be sure to bring a variety of clothing. Certainly, during winter months you will want warmer clothing such as thermals, hats and cozy scarves and socks. You’ll also want clothing that is suitable for outdoor and sporting activities as well as for the enjoyable nightlife and entertainment that Park City offers.
Things to do in Utah – Park City
Park City is home to the Sundance Film Festival and the U.S. Ski Team. Snow skiing, bobsledding and other snowy sports and activities are extremely popular. Summers bring warmer weather, excellent for hiking, biking and exploring the nearby reservoirs and hot springs. Park City has the largest collection of factory outlets in Utah, which means there are also plenty of shopping and other luxury activities such as spas.
Staying safe and healthy in Utah – Park City
Park City has ample health and medical services but you can stay safe and healthy by protecting yourself against the elements. Avoid a trip to the doctor or pharmacy by bringing along all your necessary medications, sunscreen and UV-protected sunglasses or snow goggles.
Time zone and currency in Utah – Park City
Utah is in the U.S. Mountain time zone where it is always two hours behind New York (Eastern U.S.). Like most U.S. states, Utah observes daylight savings time, which runs from March to November. Standard currency in Utah is the U.S. dollar.