The most pleasant months of the year for Chester are September, June and August. In Chester, there are 4 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Chester with an average high temperature of 83.9°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in California. January is the snowiest month in Chester with 31.1 inches of snow, and 8 months of the year have significant snowfall. There are few days during the year when the humidity is even noticable.
Today's Weather - Chester, CA
12 AM PST
Rain And Snow Showers Likely
|7 DAY FORECAST||DESCRIPTION||HIGH/LOW||WIND|
|Overnight||Rain And Snow Showers Likely||29° / 44°||SSW 3 mph|
|Sunday Night||Chance Rain And Snow Showers||29° / 46°||SW 5 to 9 mph|
|Monday Night||Slight Chance Rain Showers then Mostly Cloudy||30° / 55°||SW 7 to 12 mph|
|Tuesday Night||Mostly Clear||29° / 60°||NNE 2 mph|
|Wednesday Night||Mostly Clear||31° / 65°||NE 2 mph|
|Thursday Night||Partly Cloudy||33° / 67°||N 2 mph|
|Friday Night||Partly Cloudy||35° / 68°||N 2 mph|
Summer High: the July high is around 84 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 22
Rain: averages 41 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 121 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Chester area is 6.7 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.
6.7 / 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)
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Chester
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.