Average Weather in July in Richgrove California, United States
In Richgrove, the month of July is characterized by essentially constant daily high temperatures, with daily highs around 97°F throughout the month, rarely exceeding 105°F or dropping below 88°F. The highest daily average high temperature is 98°F on July 21.
Daily low temperatures increase by 2°F, from 64°F to 66°F, rarely falling below 57°F or exceeding 74°F. The highest daily average low temperature is 67°F on July 26.
For reference, on July 18, the hottest day of the year, temperatures in Richgrove typically range from 67°F to 98°F, while on December 30, the coldest day of the year, they range from 38°F to 57°F.
Average High and Low Temperature in July
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the hourly average temperatures for the quarter of the year centered on July. The horizontal axis is the day, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature in July
The month of July in Richgrove experiences essentially constant cloud cover, with the percentage of time that the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy remaining about 10% throughout the month.
The clearest day of the month is July 31, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 91% of the time.
For reference, on February 22, the cloudiest day of the year, the chance of overcast or mostly cloudy conditions is 46%, while on August 9, the clearest day of the year, the chance of clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy skies is 92%.
Cloud Cover in July
Over the course of July in Richgrove, the length of the day is decreasing. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 35 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 9 seconds, and weekly decrease of 8 minutes, 6 seconds.
The shortest day of the month is July 31, with 13 hours, 58 minutes of daylight and the longest day is July 1, with 14 hours, 32 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight in July
The earliest sunrise of the month in Richgrove is 5:44 AM on July 1 and the latest sunrise is 20 minutes later at 6:03 AM on July 31.
The latest sunset is 8:16 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 15 minutes earlier at 8:01 PM on July 31.
Daylight saving time is observed in Richgrove during 2017, but it neither starts nor ends during July, so the entire month is in daylight saving time.
For reference, on June 21, the longest day of the year, the Sun rises at 5:40 AM and sets 14 hours, 35 minutes later, at 8:16 PM, while on December 21, the shortest day of the year, it rises at 7:02 AM and sets 9 hours, 44 minutes later, at 4:46 PM.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight in July
The chance that a given day will be muggy in Richgrove is essentially constant during July, remaining around 0% throughout.
For reference, on August 4, the muggiest day of the year, there are muggy conditions 1% of the time, while on January 1, the least muggy day of the year, there are muggy conditions 0% of the time.
Humidity Comfort Levels in July
The average hourly wind speed in Richgrove is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 2.9 miles per hour throughout.
For reference, on May 31, the windiest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 3.4 miles per hour, while on November 12, the calmest day of the year, the daily average wind speed is 2.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed in July
Wind Direction in July
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy in Richgrove is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.2 kWh of 8.3 kWh throughout.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy in July
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Richgrove are 35.797 deg latitude, -119.108 deg longitude, and 502 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Richgrove contains only modest variations in elevation, with a maximum elevation change of 115 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 507 feet. Within 10 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (761 feet). Within 50 miles contains significant variations in elevation (11,198 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Richgrove is covered by cropland (88%), within 10 miles by cropland (63%) and grassland (33%), and within 50 miles by cropland (42%) and grassland (28%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Richgrove year round, based on a statistical analysis of historical hourly weather reports and model reconstructions from January 1, 1980 to December 31, 2016.
Temperature and Dew Point
There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Richgrove.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Richgrove according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations.
The estimated value at Richgrove is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Richgrove and a given station.
The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Porterville Municipal Airport (62%, 26 kilometers, north); Meadows Field (32%, 41 kilometers, south); and Ridgecrest Community Hospital Heliport (5%, 128 kilometers, east).
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .