Escondido, California has a semi-arid climate with hot, dry summers and mild winters. During the summer months, temperatures can reach into the upper 90s with low humidity. In the winter, temperatures average around 60 degrees Fahrenheit during the day, and can dip into the 40s at night. Escondido is known for its sunny days, averaging almost 300 days of sunshine each year. Rainfall in Escondido is usually light and spread out throughout the year with an annual average of 12 inches.
Escondido, California gets 14 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Escondido averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 266 sunny days per year in Escondido. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Escondido gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 42 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 86 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 43
Rain: averages 14 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Escondido is 9.0 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.
9.3 / 8.6
Summer / Winter
June, May and October are the most pleasant months in Escondido, while February and December are the least comfortable months.