When is the best time to go to San Clemente?

When is the best time to go to San Clemente? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • The weather is good all year round in San Clemente
  • On average, the warmest months are July, August, September and October
  • June is the driest month
  • The coldest months are January, February and December
  • The best months for swimming are May, June, July, August, September, October and November

Annual weather in San Clemente

For full information about the climate and weather in San Clemente a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 52°F/67°F
February 52°F/67°F
March 58°F/67°F
April 61°F/68°F
May 63°F/70°F
June 67°F/74°F
July 72°F/79°F
August 72°F/81°F
September 72°F/81°F
October 67°F/77°F
November 59°F/72°F
December 52°F/67°F

Weather and climate in San Clemente

San Clemente enjoys a cold steppe (or semi-arid) climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in San Clemente is 72°F (ranging from 67°F in february to 81°F in september). Annual rainfall is 10.9in, with a minimum of 0.2in in june and a maximum of 1.8in in december.
  • Between january and june the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 67°F and it rains in june about 0.2in.
  • Between the months of july and october the climate is perfect. the thermometer goes up to 77°F°C and you can expect to have 0.7in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • From november to december the climate is good. In average, on the morning it is 52°F and it rains about 1.8in each month.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in San Clemente

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of San Clemente: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in San Clemente

Find out when San Clemente has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in San Clemente

  • Very low season in San Clemente
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January and February.
  • Low season in San Clemente
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: March, April, May, September, October, November and December.
  • High season in San Clemente
    The number of visitors to San Clemente is high in: June and August.
  • Peak season in San Clemente
    The largest number of tourists visiting San Clemente is during: July.

Figure: Visitor index for San Clemente month by month

Best time for low prices in San Clemente

Average prices of hotels in San Clemente month by month

Generally, December is the month with the lowest hotel prices in San Clemente. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, August is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

Find the best price for your hotel room

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