Sacramento, California 

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Weather in Sacramento, California

The most pleasant months of the year for Sacramento are October, May and April. In Sacramento, there are 3 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. July is the hottest month for Sacramento with an average high temperature of 92.6°, which ranks it as about average compared to other places in California. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Sacramento. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - Sacramento, CA

5 PM PST

Sunny

99°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
This AfternoonSunny100° / 67°SW 9 mph
MondaySunny100° / 68°SW 2 to 7 mph
TuesdaySunny99° / 66°SSW 3 to 8 mph
WednesdaySunny96° / 65°SSW 6 to 10 mph
ThursdaySunny93° / 64°SW 5 to 9 mph
FridaySunny93° / 62°SW 3 to 8 mph
SaturdaySunny94° / 63°SW 3 to 8 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 93 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 39
Rain: averages 20 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Sacramento area is 8.2 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.

8.2 / 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
January54° 39°
February60° 42°
March66° 44°
April72° 47°
May80° 52°
June88° 57°
July93° 59°
August92° 59°
September87° 56°
October78° 50°
November64° 43°
December54° 39°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Sacramento
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January04110
February01100
March0090
April1050
May5030
June12010
July21000
August19000
September12010
October2040
November0170
December05110

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 Sacramento    115 Reviews
Bit of a downer... - 7/13/2019
I'm 21 years old and I've lived in Sac my whole life. I have always enjoyed the K-12 schools in Sacramento (albeit in the nicer parts of the city). The recreation and... Read More

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Sacramento, best place to live in California. - 3/26/2019
I've lived in Sacramento since 1989. I used to live in the S.F. Bay Area. Never regretted making the move. We have glorious seasons. Summer can be hot, but we've... Read More

The Real Scoop - 10/9/2016
I am a native-born who lived in Sacramento from the mid-1960’ s to 2005, left for 10 years and came back for family reasons. Here is my assessment of the... Read More


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