Alturas, California gets 13 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Alturas averages 24 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 245 sunny days per year in Alturas. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Alturas gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 80 days per year. Precipitation is rain, snow, sleet, or hail that falls to the ground. In order for precipitation to be counted you have to get at least .01 inches on the ground to measure.
Summer High: the July high is around 88 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 18
Rain: averages 13 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 24 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Alturas is 7.0 (10=best), which means it is one of the least comfortable places in California.
7 / 10
June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Alturas, while January and December are the least comfortable months.