Catalina Island
A unique destination off the Southern California coast

Catalina Island Weather


When to Visit the Island

Catalina Island enjoys a moderate Mediterranean climate and attracts visitors year-round. The average high temperatures only vary by 10°F between summer, with an average high of 75°F, and winter. With over 250 days of sunshine, you can expect warm days followed by cool evening breezes throughout most of the year.

Catalina Island's high season is from June to October and is particularly busy during the peak of summer. Low season is from December to February and the shoulder season from March to May and November. Weekends are typically busier than weekdays year-round. Most hotels, shops, and restaurants remain open all year.


Catalina Island Weather

Catalina Island 7-Day Forecast

Observation Time
1:31 pm PST Jan 29, 2015
Overnight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. West southwest wind around 5 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 66. East southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.


Catalina Island Marine Forecast (NOAA)

Observation Time
817 PM Pst Thu Jan 29 2015
Tonight
Winds Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 2 To 4 Ft At 13 Seconds...becoming 2 To 4 Ft At 17 Seconds.
Friday
S Winds 5 To 10 Kt...becoming Sw 10 Kt In The Afternoon. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 2 To 4 Ft At 16 Seconds. Slight Chance Of Showers In The Afternoon.
Friday Night
Winds W 5 To 10 Kt...becoming Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 3 To 5 Ft At 16 Seconds. Slight Chance Of Showers.
Saturday
From Point Mugu To Santa Monica...ne Winds 10 To 20 Kt In The Morning...becoming Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Elsewhere...winds Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Wind Waves 1 To 3 Ft. W Swell 2 To 3 Ft At 15 Seconds.
Saturday Night
Nw Winds 5 To 15 Kt. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 2 To 3 Ft At 15 Seconds.
Sunday
From Point Mugu To Santa Monica...ne Winds 20 To 25 Kt Becoming Variable 10 Kt Or Less In The Afternoon. Elsewhere...n Winds 5 To 10 Kt. Wind Waves 1 To 3 Ft. W Swell 2 To 3 Ft.
Sunday Night
W Winds 10 Kt In The Evening...becoming Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 1 To 2 Ft.
Monday
Winds Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 1 To 2 Ft.
Tuesday
Winds Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 2 To 3 Ft.


Average Temperatures and Rainfall

Jan - 65°F High, 49°F Low - Rainfall: 3.23"
Feb - 64°F High, 50°F Low - Rainfall: 3.18"
Mar - 65°F High, 52°F Low - Rainfall: 2.23"
Apr - 68°F High, 54°F Low - Rainfall: 1.09"
May - 69°F High, 57°F Low - Rainfall: 0.20"
Jun - 71°F High, 60°F Low - Rainfall: 0.05"
Jul - 74°F High, 62°F Low - Rainfall: 0.01"
Aug - 75°F High, 64°F Low - Rainfall: 0.05"
Sep - 75°F High, 63°F Low - Rainfall: 0.26"
Oct - 73°F High, 59°F Low - Rainfall: 0.34"
Nov - 68°F High, 53°F Low - Rainfall: 1.50"
Dec - 65°F High, 49°F Low - Rainfall: 2.15"


Aviation Weather (KAVX Catalina Airport)

2015-01-29 21:51:00
Wind: from the E (100 degrees) at 8 MPH (7 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: overcast
Temperature: 61.0 F (16.1 C)
Dew Point: 39.9 F (4.4 C)
Relative Humidity: 45%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.06 in. Hg (1017 hPa)
Pressure tendency: 0.01 inches (0.2 hPa) higher than three hours ago

2015-01-29 20:51:00
Wind: from the SE (130 degrees) at 6 MPH (5 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: overcast
Temperature: 61.0 F (16.1 C)
Dew Point: 39.9 F (4.4 C)
Relative Humidity: 45%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.06 in. Hg (1017 hPa)

2015-01-29 19:51:00
Wind: Calm:0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: overcast
Temperature: 61.0 F (16.1 C)
Dew Point: 41.0 F (5.0 C)
Relative Humidity: 47%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.06 in. Hg (1017 hPa)

2015-01-29 18:51:00
Wind: from the S (170 degrees) at 6 MPH (5 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: overcast
Temperature: 62.1 F (16.7 C)
Dew Point: 39.9 F (4.4 C)
Relative Humidity: 43%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.06 in. Hg (1017 hPa)
Pressure tendency: 0.03 inches (1.0 hPa) higher than three hours ago

2015-01-29 17:51:00
Wind: from the S (170 degrees) at 6 MPH (5 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: mostly cloudy
Temperature: 59.0 F (15.0 C)
Dew Point: 46.9 F (8.3 C)
Relative Humidity: 64%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.04 in. Hg (1017 hPa)

2015-01-29 16:51:00
Wind: from the SSE (160 degrees) at 5 MPH (4 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: mostly cloudy
Temperature: 63.0 F (17.2 C)
Dew Point: 41.0 F (5.0 C)
Relative Humidity: 44%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.03 in. Hg (1016 hPa)

2015-01-29 15:51:00
Wind: from the S (180 degrees) at 3 MPH (3 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 64.9 F (18.3 C)
Dew Point: 39.0 F (3.9 C)
Relative Humidity: 38%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.03 in. Hg (1016 hPa)
Pressure tendency: 0.02 inches (0.7 hPa) lower than three hours ago

2015-01-29 14:51:00
Wind: from the SW (230 degrees) at 7 MPH (6 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: mostly cloudy
Temperature: 64.0 F (17.8 C)
Dew Point: 41.0 F (5.0 C)
Relative Humidity: 42%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.03 in. Hg (1016 hPa)

2015-01-29 13:51:00
Wind: from the SSW (210 degrees) at 6 MPH (5 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: partly cloudy
Temperature: 64.0 F (17.8 C)
Dew Point: 46.0 F (7.8 C)
Relative Humidity: 51%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.04 in. Hg (1017 hPa)

2015-01-29 12:51:00
Wind: from the NNW (340 degrees) at 3 MPH (3 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 64.9 F (18.3 C)
Dew Point: 43.0 F (6.1 C)
Relative Humidity: 44%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.05 in. Hg (1017 hPa)
Pressure tendency: 0.06 inches (1.9 hPa) lower than three hours ago