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A California Christmas

From Rachelle Oblack,
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Will Your State Have a White Christmas?

California

Here are the lists of locations in California for which meteorologists and statisticians have gathered climate data on the chances of a California White Christmas. Listings are for snow depths of 1 inch, 5 inches, and 10+ inches respectively in select cities in California. You can also check the statistics on other state White Christmas probabilities here. Once you have explored the snow statistics for the holidays, take the White Christmas Quiz.

California White Christmas Forecasts

Percent Chance of a California White Christmas

City

Snow depth in inches =

 

1

5

10+

Alameda 0%0%0%
Bakersfield 0%0%0%
Bishop 3%0%0%
Blue Canyon 74%48%41%
Eureka 0%0%0%
Fresno 0%0%0%
Lenmoore 0%0%0%
Long Beach 0%0%0%
Los Angeles 0%0%0%
Oxnard 0%0%0%
Paso Robles 0%0%0%
Red Bluff 0%0%0%
Sacramento 0%0%0%
Salinas 0%0%0%
San Diego 0%0%0%
San Francisco 0%0%0%
Santa Barbara 0%0%0%
Santa Maria 0%0%0%
Stockton 0%0%0%

Return to the White Christmas Index to choose another state.

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Source: National Climatic Data Center Research Customer Service Group

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