Kern County, California gets 9 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Kern County averages 2 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 274 sunny days per year in Kern County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Kern County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 36 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 96 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 35
Rain: averages 9 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 2 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Kern County is 8.1 (10=best), which means it is about average compared to other places in California.
8.1 / 10
May, October and April are the most pleasant months in Kern County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.