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Elevation: 1850 feet     Latitude: 34 10N     Longitude: 117 27W
Köppen Classification: Mediterran Climate



Under the Köppen Climate Classification climate classification, "dry-summer subtropical" climates are often referred to as "Mediterranean". This climate zone has an an average temperature above 10°C (50°F) in their warmest months, and an average in the coldest between 18 to -3°C (64 to 27°F). Summers tend to be dry with less than one-third that of the wettest winter month, and with less than 30mm (1.18 in) of precipitation in a summer month. Many of the regions with Mediterranean climates have relatively mild winters and very warm summers.

The Köppen Climate Classification subtype for this climate is "Csa". (Mediterran Climate).

The average amount of precipitation for the year in Sierra Heights is 26.0" (660.4 mm). The month with the most precipitation on average is February with 5.3" (134.6 mm) of precipitation. The month with the least precipitation on average is July with an average of 0.0" (0 mm). There are an average of 29.0 days of precipitation, with the most precipitation occurring in March with 5.0 days and the least precipitation occurring in July with 0.0 days.

In Sierra Heights, there's an average of 6.3" of snow (0 cm). The month with the most snow is January, with 4.0" of snow (10.2 cm).

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