Climate for California
(United States)

Average daytime and nighttime temperatures


All climatic diagrams on this site result from the collected data from 16 measuring stations in California.
Weather stations at an altitude above 660m have not been included.
All data correspond to the average monthly values of the last 20 years.


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California is one of the warmest region in the United States with an average daily high temperature of 22 degrees centigrade. In 6 months the average temperatures are over 25 degrees. Pleasant water temperatures of up to 19 degrees even invite you to take a bath in the warm season. Due to the warmer temperatures the best time for traveling is in July. Nearly unattractive for tourists are the cold months from November to March.

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Duration of daylight and sunshine in the United States


hours of sunshine per day
Sunshine hours per day in the United States
rainy days per month
Rainy days per month in the United States
Precipitation in mm/day
Precipitation in the United States
Relative humidity in %
Relative humidity in the United States
Water temperature
Water temperatures in the United States
Absolute humidity in g/m³ (approx.)
Absolute humidity in the United States

The most important cities in the region of California

California is a part of the United States and has an east-west extension of about 850 km. From north to south it is approximately 1020 km. The biggest cities are Los Angeles and San Diego. The local time is now Wednesday, 2:17 pm.

CityPopulationGeo-Position 
Los Angeles3,976,32234°3'8"N118°14'37"W
San Diego1,406,63032°42'55"N117°9'26"W
San Jose1,025,35037°20'22"N121°53'42"W
San Francisco870,88737°46'30"N122°25'10"W
Fresno494,66536°44'52"N119°46'21"W
Sacramento466,48838°34'54"N121°29'40"W
Long Beach462,25733°46'1"N118°11'21"W
Oakland390,72437°48'16"N122°16'15"W
Bakersfield347,48335°22'24"N119°1'7"W
Anaheim336,26533°50'7"N117°54'52"W
Santa Ana324,52833°44'44"N117°52'4"W
Riverside303,87133°57'12"N117°23'46"W
Stockton291,70737°57'28"N121°17'27"W
Chula Vista243,91632°38'24"N117°5'3"W
Fremont214,08937°32'54"N121°59'19"W
Irvine212,37533°40'10"N117°49'23"W
San Bernardino209,92434°6'30"N117°17'23"W
North Glendale203,20134°9'38"N118°15'52"W
Modesto201,16537°38'21"N120°59'49"W
Oxnard197,89934°11'51"N119°10'37"W
Fontana196,06934°5'32"N117°26'6"W
Moreno Valley193,36533°56'15"N117°13'50"W
Glendale191,71934°8'33"N118°15'18"W
Huntington Beach189,99233°39'37"N117°59'57"W
Oxnard Shores187,23534°11'27"N119°14'29"W
Santa Clarita176,32034°23'30"N118°32'33"W
Garden Grove170,88333°46'26"N117°56'29"W
Santa Rosa167,81538°26'26"N122°42'52"W
Oceanside167,08633°11'45"N117°22'46"W
Rancho Cucamonga165,26934°6'23"N117°35'35"W