Berkeley, California 

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Weather in Berkeley, California

The most pleasant months of the year for Berkeley are September, August and October. In Berkeley, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. September is the hottest month for Berkeley with an average high temperature of 73.7°, which ranks it as one of the coolest places in California. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Berkeley. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Berkeley, CA

10 PM PST

Cloudy then Slight Chance Rain Showers

50°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightCloudy then Slight Chance Rain Showers48° / 59°WSW 3 mph
Tuesday NightMostly Cloudy45° / 61°NW 2 to 6 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Cloudy48° / 63°WNW 2 to 6 mph
Thursday NightMostly Cloudy49° / 65°WNW 5 mph
Friday NightPartly Cloudy49° / 65°N 2 mph
Saturday NightMostly Clear48° / 62°NNW 3 mph
Sunday NightPartly Cloudy44° / 58°WNW 10 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 72 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 44
Rain: averages 26 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Berkeley area is 8.6 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.

8.6 / 10

A higher score indicates a more comfortable year-round climate. The US average for the comfort index is 7. Our index is based on the total number of days annually within the comfort range of 70-80 degrees, and we also applied a penalty for days of excessive humidity.


Average Monthly High and Low (°F)
HighLow
January58° 44°
February61° 46°
March64° 47°
April66° 49°
May68° 51°
June71° 54°
July72° 55°
August73° 56°
September74° 55°
October72° 53°
November64° 48°
December58° 44°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Berkeley
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January00110
February00110
March00100
April0060
May0030
June1010
July0000
August0010
September1010
October1040
November0080
December00110

YOU SHOULD KNOW

Many people confuse weather and climate but they are different. Weather is the conditions of the atmosphere over a short period of time, and climate is how the atmosphere is over long periods of time.

Weather is how the atmosphere is behaving and its effects upon life and human activities. Weather can change from minute-to-minute. Most people think of weather in terms of temperature, humidity, precipitation, cloudiness, brightness, visibility, wind, and atmospheric pressure.

Climate is the description of the long-term pattern of weather in a place. Climate can mean the average weather for a particular region and time period taken over 30 years. Climate is the average of weather over time.


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Reviews for Berkeley    13 Reviews
Best climate - 12/24/2013
We have the best climate -- summers and winters are mild. Lots of... Read More

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No more hippie love here - 4/23/2011
The 60's have left Berkeley and now it is about MONEY...and the people there have plenty of it and nice hybrid cars (looks like 2 per household) and with a great bicycle... Read More

Berkeley, California is wonderful - 10/4/2010
The climate in the Bay Area, Berkeley, California is wonderful. You get the ocean breeze coming through the Golden Gate Bridge and in over the bay and right through my... Read More


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