Average Weather in Tarpey Village California, United States
In Tarpey Village, the summers are sweltering, arid, and clear and the winters are cold, wet, and partly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 39°F to 99°F and is rarely below 31°F or above 106°F.
Based on the tourism score, the best time of year to visit Tarpey Village for warm-weather activities is from late May to early October.
The hot season lasts for 3.4 months, from June 7 to September 21, with an average daily high temperature above 90°F. The hottest day of the year is July 27, with an average high of 99°F and low of 69°F.
The cool season lasts for 3.1 months, from November 20 to February 23, with an average daily high temperature below 64°F. The coldest day of the year is December 30, with an average low of 39°F and high of 56°F.
Average High and Low Temperature
The figure below shows you a compact characterization of the entire year of hourly average temperatures. The horizontal axis is the day of the year, the vertical axis is the hour of the day, and the color is the average temperature for that hour and day.
Average Hourly Temperature
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In Tarpey Village, the average percentage of the sky covered by clouds experiences significant seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The clearer part of the year in Tarpey Village begins around May 11 and lasts for 5.6 months, ending around October 30. On August 8, the clearest day of the year, the sky is clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 92% of the time, and overcast or mostly cloudy 8% of the time.
The cloudier part of the year begins around October 30 and lasts for 6.4 months, ending around May 11. On February 21, the cloudiest day of the year, the sky is overcast or mostly cloudy 49% of the time, and clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy 51% of the time.
Cloud Cover Categories
A wet day is one with at least 0.04 inches of liquid or liquid-equivalent precipitation. The chance of wet days in Tarpey Village varies throughout the year.
The wetter season lasts 5.2 months, from November 4 to April 10, with a greater than 14% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 27% on February 20.
The drier season lasts 6.8 months, from April 10 to November 4. The smallest chance of a wet day is 0% on August 10.
Among wet days, we distinguish between those that experience rain alone, snow alone, or a mixture of the two. Based on this categorization, the most common form of precipitation throughout the year is rain alone, with a peak probability of 27% on February 20.
Daily Chance of Precipitation
To show variation within the months and not just the monthly totals, we show the rainfall accumulated over a sliding 31-day period centered around each day of the year. Tarpey Village experiences significant seasonal variation in monthly rainfall.
The rainy period of the year lasts for 7.2 months, from October 7 to May 12, with a sliding 31-day rainfall of at least 0.5 inches. The most rain falls during the 31 days centered around January 3, with an average total accumulation of 2.9 inches.
The rainless period of the year lasts for 4.8 months, from May 12 to October 7. The least rain falls around August 13, with an average total accumulation of 0.0 inches.
Average Monthly Rainfall
The length of the day in Tarpey Village varies significantly over the course of the year. In 2018, the shortest day is December 21, with 9 hours, 38 minutes of daylight; the longest day is June 21, with 14 hours, 41 minutes of daylight.
Hours of Daylight and Twilight
The earliest sunrise is at 5:39 AM on June 13, and the latest sunrise is 1 hour, 46 minutes later at 7:24 AM on November 3. The earliest sunset is at 4:42 PM on December 6, and the latest sunset is 3 hours, 40 minutes later at 8:21 PM on June 28.
Daylight saving time (DST) is observed in Tarpey Village during 2018, starting in the spring on March 11, lasting 7.8 months, and ending in the fall on November 4.
Sunrise & Sunset with Twilight and Daylight Saving Time
The perceived humidity level in Tarpey Village, as measured by the percentage of time in which the humidity comfort level is muggy, oppressive, or miserable, does not vary significantly over the course of the year, staying within 1% of 1% throughout.
Humidity Comfort Levels
The average hourly wind speed in Tarpey Village experiences mild seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The windier part of the year lasts for 3.6 months, from April 5 to July 23, with average wind speeds of more than 5.3 miles per hour. The windiest day of the year is May 30, with an average hourly wind speed of 6.4 miles per hour.
The calmer time of year lasts for 8.4 months, from July 23 to April 5. The calmest day of the year is November 12, with an average hourly wind speed of 4.2 miles per hour.
Average Wind Speed
The predominant average hourly wind direction in Tarpey Village varies throughout the year.
The wind is most often from the north for 3.9 weeks, from February 19 to March 18 and for 1.4 months, from October 14 to November 25, with a peak percentage of 36% on October 22. The wind is most often from the west for 6.9 months, from March 18 to October 14, with a peak percentage of 70% on July 14. The wind is most often from the east for 2.8 months, from November 25 to February 19, with a peak percentage of 38% on January 1.
Best Time of Year to Visit
To characterize how pleasant the weather is in Tarpey Village throughout the year, we compute two travel scores.
The tourism score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 65°F and 80°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Tarpey Village for general outdoor tourist activities is from late May to early October, with a peak score in the first week of September.
The beach/pool score favors clear, rainless days with perceived temperatures between 75°F and 90°F. Based on this score, the best time of year to visit Tarpey Village for hot-weather activities is from late June to late August, with a peak score in the last week of July.
For each hour between 8:00 AM and 9:00 PM of each day in the analysis period (1980 to 2016), independent scores are computed for perceived temperature, cloud cover, and total precipitation. Those scores are combined into a single hourly composite score, which is then aggregated into days, averaged over all the years in the analysis period, and smoothed.
Our cloud cover score is 10 for fully clear skies, falling linearly to 9 for mostly clear skies, and to 1 for fully overcast skies.
Our precipitation score, which is based on the three-hour precipitation centered on the hour in question, is 10 for no precipitation, falling linearly to 9 for trace precipitation, and to 0 for 0.04 inches of precipitation or more.
Our tourism temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 50°F, rising linearly to 9 for 65°F, to 10 for 75°F, falling linearly to 9 for 80°F, and to 1 for 90°F or hotter.
Our beach/pool temperature score is 0 for perceived temperatures below 65°F, rising linearly to 9 for 75°F, to 10 for 82°F, falling linearly to 9 for 90°F, and to 1 for 100°F or hotter.
The growing season in Tarpey Village typically lasts for 11 months (336 days), from around January 15 to around December 17, rarely starting after February 18, or ending before November 23.
Time Spent in Various Temperature Bands and the Growing Season
Based on growing degree days alone, the first spring blooms in Tarpey Village should appear around February 8, only rarely appearing before January 28 or after February 22.
Growing Degree Days
The average daily incident shortwave solar energy experiences extreme seasonal variation over the course of the year.
The brighter period of the year lasts for 3.6 months, from May 5 to August 23, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter above 7.3 kWh. The brightest day of the year is June 22, with an average of 8.6 kWh.
The darker period of the year lasts for 3.4 months, from November 4 to February 16, with an average daily incident shortwave energy per square meter below 3.7 kWh. The darkest day of the year is December 22, with an average of 2.5 kWh.
Average Daily Incident Shortwave Solar Energy
For the purposes of this report, the geographical coordinates of Tarpey Village are 36.793 deg latitude, -119.701 deg longitude, and 344 ft elevation.
The topography within 2 miles of Tarpey Village is essentially flat, with a maximum elevation change of 56 feet and an average elevation above sea level of 346 feet. Within 10 miles is essentially flat (1,335 feet). Within 50 miles contains very significant variations in elevation (10,505 feet).
The area within 2 miles of Tarpey Village is covered by artificial surfaces (82%) and cropland (11%), within 10 miles by cropland (46%) and artificial surfaces (37%), and within 50 miles by cropland (49%) and grassland (22%).
This report illustrates the typical weather in Tarpey Village, 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 2 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Tarpey Village.
For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Tarpey Village 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 Tarpey Village is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Tarpey Village and a given station.
Time zones for aiports and weather stations are provided by AskGeo.com .