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The weather guide for California (Santa Barbara) shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia) & today's weather forecast provided by meteoblue. Find out more about our data sources.

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Which is the hottest month in Santa Barbara?

The hottest time of year in Santa Barbara is normally August. Expect maximum daytime temperatures to reach 77°F with low heat and humidity.

Which month has the most rain in Santa Barbara?

In terms of rainfall, January is usually the wettest month in Santa Barbara with 3.8 inches on average. There are normally 6 days in January with some rain.

When is it sunniest in Santa Barbara?

The sunniest time of year in Santa Barbara is normally April with bright sunshine on average for 76% of daylight hours; that's 10 hours of sunshine per day.

When is the sea warmest in Santa Barbara?

The sea is usually at its warmest in Santa Barbara in August when the water temperature reaches 64°F.

What is the flight time to California from the UK?

The flight time to California from the UK is typically 11 hours.

What is the time difference between California and the UK?

The time difference between California and the UK is GMT-8 hours.

What is the main language spoken in California?

The main language spoken in California is English.

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What is the currency in California?

The currency in California is the US Dollar (USD).

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Which plugs are used in California?

California uses electrical plug type A + B (120 Volts).

Which side of the road do they drive on in California?

They drive on the right side of the road in California.

Do you need a visa for California?

Yes, UK passport holders do need a visa to enter California.

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Compare Santa Barbara weather with the USA

Below the Santa Barbara weather chart shows average maximum daytime temperature for Santa Barbara, California, USA and the USA (Washington).

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