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Weather in Chester, California

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

9 PM PST

Slight Chance Rain Showers then Partly Cloudy

39°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
TonightSlight Chance Rain Showers then Partly Cloudy26° / 47°SW 7 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Clear20° / 50°N 8 mph
Thursday NightMostly Clear23° / 53°NNW 3 mph
Friday NightChance Rain And Snow27° / 47°SSW 3 to 8 mph
Saturday NightChance Rain And Snow Showers29° / 42°SSW 3 to 12 mph
Sunday NightRain And Snow Likely25° / 45°SSW 2 to 7 mph
Monday NightChance Rain And Snow Showers25° / 50°WNW 1 to 6 mph

Weather Highlights

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)
HighLow
January41° 22°
February44° 23°
March50° 27°
April57° 30°
May66° 36°
June75° 42°
July84° 47°
August83° 45°
September77° 40°
October65° 34°
November49° 27°
December41° 23°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Chester
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January029127
February026116
March026115
April02093
May0970
June1140
July6010
August5010
September1230
October01360
November023103
December028126

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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Crime with a biasewd overzelous sheriff's dept. - 1/7/2015
Do not stop in Plumas County CA! If the adage "come on vacation stay on probation" isn't familiar it soon will be. Remember this warning & remove Plumas County from... Read More

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The cost of tourism - 4/7/2009
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ZIP CODES IN CHESTER, CALIFORNIA
96020

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