San Diego Weather in July

July brings warm weather and usually no rain to San Diego, California. Although this month is more humid than others.

This page gives detailed information on the typical July temperature, precipitation, sun, humidity, wind and storms for San Diego.

The numbers here are historical averages based on climate data gathered at the San Diego International Airport, located on San Diego Bay near the city center.

Temperature Weather iconTemperature

75 °F July average high 24 °C
65 °F July average low 19 °C

In most years, San Diego averages a daily maximum temperature for July that's between 72 and 77 degrees Fahrenheit (22 to 25 degrees Celsius). The minimum temperature usually falls between 63 and 67 °F (17 to 20 °C).

The days at San Diego continue to warm during July. By the end of the month, the temperature has climbed around 2 °F (1 °C) above what it was at the start.

27 days 70 °F max. or more (21 °C)
29 days 70 °F min. or less (21 °C)

Nearly every day in July warms to over 70 °F (21 °C) in San Diego. The city averages 4 days this month when the thermometer reaches into the 80s °F (over 26 °C). Temperatures above 90 °F (32 °C) occur in July about once a decade.

July does not normally get as cold as 60 °F (16 °C).

Rainy Weather iconRain

0.03 in total precipitation 1 millimetre
1 day of rain

Like other summer months, most years, San Diego has no rain in July. Just one in every four years receives 0.03 inches (1 mm) or more precipitation.

Sunny Weather iconSun

68 % sunshine
13 days clear skies

The sun's rays reach the ground in San Diego during 68 percent of daylight hours on average in July, for a total of 296 hours in the month. Typically on 13 days this month the sky is mainly clear, with at most 30 percent cloud cover.

Sunlight in July at San Diego lasts for 14 hours and 3 minutes a day on average. The longest day of the month is the 1st with 14 hours and 16 minutes of daylight. By the end of the month, the days have shortened to 13:45 from sunrise to sunset. These durations can vary by a minute or two from year to year.

Humid Weather iconHumidity

75 % July average humidity

The relative humidity in San Diego during July usually peaks at 82 percent in the morning then drops to 64 percent by early afternoon. July is the most humid time of the year for San Diego.

Local Time1 am4 am7 am10 am1 pm4 pm7 pm10 pm
Humidity % 81 82 79 69 64 66 75 80

Windy Weather iconWind

7.5 mph July wind speed average 12.1 kph

July is a little windier than most other months in San Diego.

Stormy Weather iconStorms

0 days rainfall of 0.5 inches (13 mm) or more
0 days with thunderstorms in July

San Diego has a thunderstorm during July about once in five years.


These weather data are long-term historical averages provided by the National Climatic Data Center of the United States. The temperature and precipitation numbers are 1981-2010 normals while the humidity and thunderstorm statistics are 1961-1990 normals.

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