Salinas Metro Area, California gets 18 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year.
Salinas Metro Area averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
On average, there are 265 sunny days per year in Salinas Metro Area. The US average is 205 sunny days.
Salinas Metro Area gets some kind of precipitation, on average, 60 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 75 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 40
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 the Salinas metro area is 8.5 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.
8.5 / 10
September, August and July are the most pleasant months in the Salinas metro area, while January and December are the least comfortable months.