Santa Monica, California gets 14 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Santa Monica averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 281 sunny days per year in Santa Monica. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Santa Monica gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 30 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 74 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 49
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 Santa Monica is 9.2 (10=best), which means it is one of the most pleasant places in California.
9.9 / 8.6
Summer / Winter
August, September and July are the most pleasant months in Santa Monica, while January and February are the least comfortable months.