Fresno , California gets 13 inches of rain, on average, per year. The US average is 38 inches of rain per year. Fresno averages 0 inches of snow per year. The US average is 28 inches of snow per year.
High 58F. Winds light and variable. A few clouds. Low 37F.
Partly cloudy. Low 36F. Winds light and variable.
Fresno’s housing expenses are 2% higher than the national average and the utility prices are 26% higher than the national average. Transportation expenses like bus fares and gas prices are 10% higher than the national average. Fresno has grocery prices that are 5% higher than the national average.
Fresno County is a prime spot for agriculture. The entire area is dotted with farmland and produces a huge variety of crops like grapes, almonds, tomatoes, and oranges. The area is also a reigning king when it comes to agriculture, ranking #1 in the nation in 2007.
Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Fresno to other cities in the state and across the country, Fresno is 13% safer than other cities of California and 13% safer than other cities in the nation.
Fresno is one of the cheapest cities to live in California. What makes Fresno the best city in California is a cost of living index. It is 60% lower than the average one around the state and is only 7% than the national average one. Even housing in Fresno is one of the most affordable ones in CA.
Most nights at Fresno never get colder than 40 °F. From November to February, the area averages 13 nights with frost, but even then it always warms up to at least 40 degrees the next day. Only about once a decade does really cold weather descend on Fresno , when the temperature drops to 20 °F (-8 °C).
Fresno saw more rain in 2019 than normal but not by much . Annual rains totals for the area average 11.5 inches, according to David Spector, a meteorologist with the NWS in Hanford. For the year , Fresno tallied 12.4 inches of rain .