Los Altos, California 

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Weather in Los Altos, California

The most pleasant months of the year for Los Altos are June, September and August. In Los Altos, there are 6 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Los Altos with an average high temperature of 80.9°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in California. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Los Altos. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Los Altos, CA

4 PM PST

Sunny

70°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny71° / 50°W 9 mph
SundaySunny73° / 50°W 2 to 9 mph
MondayMostly Sunny70° / 48°WSW 2 to 10 mph
TuesdaySunny73° / 48°W 5 to 14 mph
WednesdaySunny69° / 46°WNW 6 to 15 mph
ThursdaySunny68° / 46°WNW 8 to 17 mph
FridaySunny70° / 46°WNW 7 to 15 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 81 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 40
Rain: averages 19 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Los Altos area is 8.7 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.

8.7 / 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
January59° 40°
February62° 42°
March66° 44°
April70° 46°
May74° 50°
June79° 53°
July81° 56°
August81° 56°
September80° 54°
October75° 50°
November65° 44°
December59° 40°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Los Altos
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January04100
February02100
March00100
April1050
May1030
June3010
July4000
August4000
September4010
October1030
November0170
December04100

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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Quality of Life - 2/14/2008
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