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Visiting California, United States in November

November has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (68°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72.5% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.5hrs making the days quite long and bright. November has total rainfall of 3.8cm (1.5inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in California. Sea temperatures are a cold 16°C (60°F). November is too cold for swimming in California for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

Consider visiting California in the months of June, July, August, September, for the best beach weather.

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Can you sunbathe in California in November?

No, November is not a good time for sunbathing in California.

November has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (68°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72.5% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.5hrs making the days quite long and bright. November has total rainfall of 3.8cm (1.5inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days.

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Can you swim in California in November?

No, November is too cold for swimming in California for any length of time, with the sea water at 16°C (60°F), unless you have a wetsuit.

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Is November a good time to holiday in California?

Yes, November is a good time for a holiday in California.

November has average maximum temperatures of 20°C (68°F) which is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days. The sunshine percentage is 72.5% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.5hrs making the days quite long and bright. November has total rainfall of 3.8cm (1.5inches) making it predominantly dry with occasional light showers on very few days. There are just 6.5 days with some rainfall so you can still enjoy the beach on the majority of rain free clear days. It is not a good time for sunbathing in California. Sea temperatures are a cold 16°C (60°F). November is too cold for swimming in California for any length of time, unless you have a wetsuit.

More about the November temperatures and sunshine.

Is California warm in November?

Yes, California is not that warm but sunbathing may be possible on some clear days in November.

The average maximum temperature in California in November is 20°C (68°F). The average maximum temperature is 23°C (73°) in the previous month and 17°C (62°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in California in November is 15°C (58°F). The average temperature is 17°C (63°F) in the previous month and 12°C (53°F) in the next month.

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How sunny is California in November?

The average day light hours per day in California in November are 10.3. The sunshine percentage is 72.5% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.5hrs making the days quite long and bright.

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Temperature in California in November

The average maximum temperature in California in November is 20°C (68°F). The average maximum temperature is 23°C (73°F) in the previous month and 17°C (62°F) in the next month.

The average temperature in California in November is 15°C (58°F). The average temperature is 17°C (63°F) in the previous month and 12°C (53°F) in the next month.

The average minimum temperature in California in November is 9°C (49°F). The minimum temperature is 12°C (54°F) in the previous month and 7°C (44°F) in the next month.

Sunshine in California in November

During November the average day light hours are 10.3 per day in California. The sunshine percentage is 72.5% making it sunny and pleasant most of the time. The hours of sunshine per day are 7.5hrs making the days quite long and bright.

The ultraviolet index in California in November is typically 3.8 during November. An ultraviolet index reading of 3 to 5 indicates there is a moderate risk of harm from unprotected sun exposure. Keep out of the sun during the strongest hours around midday when unprotected skin risks burning in less than 30 minutes. For the sensitive wear protective clothing, a wide-brimmed hat, and UV-blocking sunglasses. Generously apply broad spectrum SPF 30+ sunscreen every 2 hours, even on cloudy days, and after swimming or sweating. Tanning for hours is possible with the right application of sun cream. Watch out for relections from water that may increase ultraviolet exposure.

Sea Temperature in California in November

The average sea water temperature in California in November is 15.6°C (60.1°F) which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Rainfall in California in November

The average total rainfall in California in November is 3.8cm (1.5inches) and on average there are 6.5 rainy days in November making it a quite rainy time to visit the beach.

Humidity in California in November

The maximum dew point (an indicator of humidity) in California in November is 11°C (51°F) which is very comfortable. The dew point is 13°C (55°F) in the previous month and 9°C (9°F) in the next month.

The average maximum relative humidity in California in November is typically 86.7%. The maximum relative humidity is 87.4% in the previous month and 87.3% in the next month.

The average relative humidity in California in November is typically 68.1%. The average relative humidity is 69.4% in the previous month and 69.8% in the next month.

Wind Speed in California in November

The average maximum wind speed in California in November is typically 21KM/H (13MPH). The average maximum wind speed is 23KM/H (14MPH) in the previous month and 22KM/H (13MPH) in the next month.

The average wind speed in California in November is typically 8KM/H (5MPH). The average wind speed is 8KM/H (5MPH) in the previous month and 8KM/H (5MPH) in the next month.

The average wind direction in California in November is from the South West.

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