Modesto, California 

32 Reviews | Review This Place | Photos and Maps

Weather in Modesto, California

The most pleasant months of the year for Modesto are October, May and April. In Modesto, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Modesto with an average high temperature of 93.8°, which ranks it as warmer than most places in California. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Modesto. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Modesto, CA

4 PM PST

Sunny

90°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny90° / 62°NW 9 mph
MondaySunny88° / 64°NW 7 to 14 mph
TuesdaySunny94° / 66°WNW 6 to 10 mph
WednesdaySunny95° / 66°W 3 mph
ThursdaySunny90° / 62°W 2 to 9 mph
FridayMostly Sunny then Slight Chance Rain Showers77° / 56°SW 5 to 10 mph
SaturdayChance Rain Showers70° / 53°SW 6 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 94 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 39
Rain: averages 13 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Modesto area is 8.3 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.

8.3 / 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
January55° 39°
February62° 42°
March68° 45°
April74° 48°
May82° 54°
June89° 58°
July94° 61°
August92° 60°
September88° 58°
October78° 52°
November65° 44°
December55° 39°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Modesto
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January04100
February01100
March0090
April1050
May6030
June13010
July23000
August20000
September13010
October2030
November0160
December0590

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.


View More Data >

Reviews for Modesto    32 Reviews
Its alright! - 6/29/2017
I was born and raised in Modesto. Lived here for 20 + years. This town is alright. Summer gets way too hot reaching 115 degrees sometimes while winter will hit us with... Read More

Start Your Review of Modesto


A town with lots to offer - 12/17/2016
Modesto Ca is a place that offers quite a bit. Lots of cultural opportunities, like the Gallo Center, Mchenry Museum. Fun activities plenty of parks and a safe place... Read More

A Modesto resident's impressions: - 1/24/2015
Hi...I've lived in Modesto for ~16years and live in a newer middle class neighborhood. Shopping for lifes necesities is convienent to most neighborhoods, schools all... Read More


View More Data >

COMPARE COST OF LIVING
Compare Modesto, California to any other place in the USA.

MAPS OF MODESTO, CALIFORNIA
Check out the latest Maps in a variety of categories including cost of living, population, and commute time.Modesto,California Map
ZIP CODES IN MODESTO, CALIFORNIA
95355 95350 95351 95358 95356 95354 95357

NEW LISTINGS IN MODESTO
$384,000
120 Griswold Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$350,000
1229 Sunrise Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$317,000
1509 Duportail Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$625,000
1595 Ohio Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$334,950
1405 Concord Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$189,000
4000 Fara Biundo Dr Apt 45
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$299,990
1216 Marin Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2


PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION

Includes Cost of Living compares for child care, utilities, transportation, health, taxes, housing for home owners vs renters, weather, insurance premiums and so much more.

Try Now

Join BestPlaces