San Jose, California 

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Weather in San Jose, California

The most pleasant months of the year for San Jose are June, September and May. In San Jose, there are 6 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. August is the hottest month for San Jose with an average high temperature of 81.9°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in California. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in San Jose. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.


Today's Weather - San Jose, CA

10 AM PST

Mostly Clear

41°F

7 DAY FORECASTDESCRIPTIONHIGH/LOWWIND
OvernightMostly Clear38° / 66°WNW 2 mph
Friday NightMostly Clear37° / 64°NW 3 to 10 mph
Saturday NightClear38° / 68°NNW 9 to 16 mph
Sunday NightClear40° / 68°ESE 2 to 6 mph
Monday NightMostly Clear39° / 67°NW 3 to 10 mph
Tuesday NightMostly Clear40° / 69°NW 2 to 8 mph
Wednesday NightMostly Clear41° / 69°SSW 2 to 6 mph

Weather Highlights

Summer High: the July high is around 82 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 42
Rain: averages 17 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year


BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX

The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the San Jose area is 8.8 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.

8.8 / 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
January58° 42°
February62° 44°
March66° 46°
April69° 48°
May74° 52°
June79° 55°
July82° 58°
August82° 58°
September80° 56°
October74° 52°
November64° 46°
December58° 42°
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: San Jose
Hot
Days
Freezing
Days
Rainy
Days
Snowy
Days
January02100
February01100
March00100
April1060
May1030
June3010
July4000
August4000
September3010
October1030
November0070
December02100

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 San Jose    89 Reviews
Great place but expensive - 7/19/2019
I've lived here since 2000. Overall, it's great. Very diverse, and anything you could want to do is here or within driving distance. The weather is great. Low humidity,... Read More

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San Jose DOES NOT average 2 inches of SNOW a year - 1/23/2019
Whoever wrote the San Jose averages 2 inches of snow a year must have been kicked in the head by a donkey. It does not snow in San Jose. There is sometimes snow on the... Read More

I Always Want To Call San Jose Home - 9/26/2018
I've lived around Northern California and in Chicago and its suburbs. My goal was always to get back to the San Jose area. The societal climate and weather climate can't... Read More


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