Murrieta, CA enjoys mild and sunny weather year round, with an average low temperature of around 52°F in winter and an average high temperature of 91°F in summer. The area receives around 15 inches of rain each year, most of which falls in December through March. Summers are dry and mild with very little humidity, making it the perfect place to enjoy outdoor activities like swimming, hiking and camping. The area's Mediterranean climate is ideal for growing olives, grapes, citrus fruits and other agricultural products.
Murrieta, California gets 12 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Murrieta averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 275 sunny days per year in Murrieta. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Murrieta gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 31 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 94 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 41
Rain: averages 12 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Murrieta is 8.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.
7.9 / 8.5
Summer / Winter
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Murrieta, while August and July are the least comfortable months.