The most pleasant months of the year for Tamalpais-Homestead Valley are September, August and July. In Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, there are 5 comfortable months with high temperatures in the range of 70-85°. September is the hottest month for Tamalpais-Homestead Valley with an average high temperature of 76.9°, which ranks it as cooler than most places in California. Any measurable snowfall is a rare occurance in Tamalpais-Homestead Valley. There are few days during the summer when the humidity becomes unpleasant.
Today's Weather - Tamalpais-Homestead Valley, CA
2 PM PST
Slight Chance Rain Showers
|7 DAY FORECAST||DESCRIPTION||HIGH/LOW||WIND|
|This Afternoon||Slight Chance Rain Showers||61° / 49°||WSW 12 mph|
|Tuesday||Mostly Sunny||64° / 44°||W 1 to 12 mph|
|Wednesday||Sunny||64° / 43°||NNW 7 to 16 mph|
|Thursday||Sunny||64° / 44°||NW 3 to 9 mph|
|Friday||Mostly Sunny||64° / 46°||WNW 6 to 10 mph|
|Saturday||Slight Chance Rain Showers||64° / 46°||WNW 5 to 9 mph|
|Sunday||Slight Chance Rain Showers||66° / 47°||W 2 to 9 mph|
Summer High: the July high is around 77 degrees
Winter Low: the January low is 43
Rain: averages 41 inches of rain a year
Snow: averages 0 inches of snow a year
BESTPLACES COMFORT INDEX
The annual BestPlaces Comfort Index for the Tamalpais-Homestead Valley area is 8.4 (10=best), which means it is more comfortable than most places in California.
8.4 / 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)
Hot, Freezing, Rainy, Snowy Days: Tamalpais-Homestead Valley
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.