When is the best time to go to Santa Maria?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Santa Maria are March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October and November
  • On average, the warmest months are June, July, August, September and October
  • Santa Maria has dry periods in May, June, July, August and September
  • The coldest months are January, February and December
  • The rainiest months are January, February and March

Annual weather in Santa Maria

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

January 49°F/67°F
February 47°F/65°F
March 50°F/67°F
April 56°F/70°F
May 61°F/72°F
June 65°F/77°F
July 67°F/81°F
August 67°F/81°F
September 67°F/83°F
October 61°F/77°F
November 54°F/70°F
December 49°F/65°F

Weather and climate in Santa Maria

Santa Maria enjoys a warm-summer Mediterranean climate in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Santa Maria is 72°F (ranging from 65°F in december to 83°F in september). Annual rainfall is 12.5in, with a minimum of 0.1in in june and a maximum of 2.6in in january.
  • From january to may the climate is good. It is for example 72°F as maximum temperature in may.
  • Between the months of june and october the climate is very good. By early evening, the temperature averages 63°F and it rains about 0.7in each month.
  • From november to december the climate is beautiful. By early evening, the temperature averages 54°F and, in december, 2 days of rain are expected.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Santa Maria

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

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Santa Maria

Find out when Santa Maria 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 Santa Maria

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

Figure: Visitor index for Santa Maria month by month

Best time for low prices in Santa Maria

Average prices of hotels in Santa Maria month by month

Generally, February is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Santa Maria. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, July is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

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Average price of hiring a car in Santa Maria

On average, it costs $ 41 per day to hire a car in Santa Maria. This price varies by $ 16 depending on the month. In november, hiring a car costs an average of $ 34 per 24 hours, so this is the best time to save money! In contrast, the average price in july is $ 49.

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