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Cold hardy and desert hardy palms can live here, just make sure they are strong enough for the conditions. Utah has a semiarid to dry atmosphere. Generally speaking the climate is wonderful with warm summers and gentle winters. About 33% of the state comprises of genuine desert with winter temperatures averaging underneath 32°F amid winter months. The normal July temperature is about 78°F (26°C) while normal January temperature is about 28°F (– 2°C) . 

Every year Utah usually gets around 59 in (150 cm) of snow. The fundamental chain of the Rocky Mountains frequently shields Utah from the chilly cold originating from the north. The hottest temperature at any point recorded was 117°F (47°C) and the most minimal was – 69°F (– 56°C). Utah USDA zones 3a to 8b. 

Palm Trees in Utah 

Since a portion of the Utah has desert atmosphere, select palm trees that are tough and will endure desert conditions. Here are a portion of the palm trees that can be developed in Utah: 

Bismarck Palm Tree – Zones 8b – 11 (15 to 20F) 

Caranday Palm Tree – Zones 9a – 11 (20 to 25F) 

Mexican Fan Palm Tree – Zones 8b – 11 (15 to 20F) 

Mazari Palm Tree – Zones 6b – 11 (- 5 to 0F) 

Triangle Palm Tree – Zones 10a – 11 (30 to 35F) 

Saw Palmetto Palm Tree – Zones 7a-11 (0 to 5 F) 

Pindo Palm Tree – Zones 7b-11 (5 to 10 F)