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 an average high of 65°F. 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, activities and restaurants remain open all year.


Catalina Island Weather

Catalina Island 7-Day Forecast

Observation Time:
3:37 am PST Feb 14, 2016
Overnight:
Patchy dense fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northwest wind around 5 mph.
Sunday:
Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 74. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night:
Clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northeast in the evening.
Washington's Birthday:
Sunny, with a high near 77. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Monday Night:
Clear, with a low around 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday:
Sunny, with a high near 76.
Tuesday Night:
Mostly clear, with a low around 60.
Wednesday:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Wednesday Night:
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday:
A chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Thursday Night:
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57.
Friday:
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.
Friday Night:
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday:
Sunny, with a high near 66.


Catalina Island Marine Forecast (NOAA)

Observation Time
233 AM Pst Sun Feb 14 2016
Today
Nw Winds 5 To 15 Kt. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 4 To 5 Ft At 14 Seconds. Patchy Dense Fog With Vsby 1 Nm Or Less In The Morning.
Tonight
Nw Winds 10 To 15 Kt...except In The Vicinity Of Canyons...winds Ne 10 To 20 Kt With Local Gusts To 25 Kt. Wind Waves 1 To 3 Ft. W Swell 3 To 4 Ft At 13 Seconds.
Monday
From Point Mugu To Santa Monica And S Of Palos Verdes...ne Winds 15 To 25 Kt With Local Gust To 35 Kt. Elsewhere...ne Winds 15 To 20 Kt Becoming Nw 10 To 15 Kt In The Afternoon. Combined Seas 3 To 5 Ft Dominant Period 13 Seconds.
Monday Night
Nw Winds 10 Kt In The Evening...becoming Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 2 To 3 Ft At 12 Seconds.
Tuesday
N Winds 5 To 10 Kt...becoming W In The Afternoon. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 1 To 3 Ft At 12 Seconds.
Tuesday 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 At 15 Seconds.
Wednesday
Se Winds 5 To 15 Kt. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 2 To 3 Ft. Chance Of Rain.
Thursday
Winds Variable 10 Kt Or Less. Wind Waves 2 Ft Or Less. W Swell 2 To 4 Ft. Chance Of Showers. Asr


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)

2016-02-14 03:51:00
Wind: from the N (010 degrees) at 7 MPH (6 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 64.9 F (18.3 C)
Dew Point: 25.0 F (-3.9 C)
Relative Humidity: 21%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.08 in. Hg (1018 hPa)
Pressure tendency: 0.02 inches (0.6 hPa) lower than three hours ago

2016-02-14 02:51:00
Wind: from the N (360 degrees) at 10 MPH (9 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 64.9 F (18.3 C)
Dew Point: 30.0 F (-1.1 C)
Relative Humidity: 26%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.09 in. Hg (1018 hPa)

2016-02-14 01:51:00
Wind: from the NW (320 degrees) at 8 MPH (7 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 66.0 F (18.9 C)
Dew Point: 33.1 F (0.6 C)
Relative Humidity: 29%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.1 in. Hg (1019 hPa)

2016-02-14 00:51:00
Wind: Calm:0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 72.0 F (22.2 C)
Dew Point: 24.1 F (-4.4 C)
Relative Humidity: 16%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.1 in. Hg (1019 hPa)
Pressure tendency: 0.01 inches (0.2 hPa) higher than three hours ago

2016-02-13 23:51:00
Wind: from the NNW (330 degrees) at 7 MPH (6 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 66.0 F (18.9 C)
Dew Point: 32.0 F (0.0 C)
Relative Humidity: 27%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.1 in. Hg (1019 hPa)

2016-02-13 22:51:00
Wind: from the NNW (330 degrees) at 12 MPH (10 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 64.9 F (18.3 C)
Dew Point: 30.0 F (-1.1 C)
Relative Humidity: 26%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.1 in. Hg (1019 hPa)

2016-02-13 21:51:00
Wind: from the NW (310 degrees) at 10 MPH (9 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 66.9 F (19.4 C)
Dew Point: 28.9 F (-1.7 C)
Relative Humidity: 23%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.09 in. Hg (1018 hPa)
Pressure tendency: 0.01 inches (0.2 hPa) higher than three hours ago

2016-02-13 20:51:00
Wind: from the NNW (330 degrees) at 8 MPH (7 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 70.0 F (21.1 C)
Dew Point: 21.9 F (-5.6 C)
Relative Humidity: 16%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.1 in. Hg (1019 hPa)

2016-02-13 19:51:00
Wind: from the WNW (300 degrees) at 10 MPH (9 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 66.9 F (19.4 C)
Dew Point: 24.1 F (-4.4 C)
Relative Humidity: 19%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.1 in. Hg (1019 hPa)

2016-02-13 18:51:00
Wind: from the WNW (300 degrees) at 8 MPH (7 KT):0
Visibility: 10 mile(s):0
Sky conditions: clear
Temperature: 68.0 F (20.0 C)
Dew Point: 25.0 F (-3.9 C)
Relative Humidity: 19%
Pressure (altimeter): 30.09 in. Hg (1018 hPa)
Pressure tendency: 0.01 inches (0.3 hPa) higher than three hours ago