Santa Barbara County, California gets 18 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Santa Barbara County averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 285 sunny days per year in Santa Barbara County. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Santa Barbara County gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 41 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 77 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 41
Rain: averages 18 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for Santa Barbara County is 8.8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.
9.5 / 8.1
Summer / Winter
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Santa Barbara County, while January and December are the least comfortable months.