San Diego is one of th Farmer’s Almanac’s top ten best climates and is one of the two best summer climates in America as scored by The Weather Channel.

San Diego’s climate is characterized by warm, dry summers and mild winters with most of the annual precipitation falling between December and March. The city has mild, mostly dry weather, with an average of 201 days above 70 °F (21 °C) and low rainfall (9–13 inches [23–33 cm] annually).