The best times to visit Playa Vista for ideal weather are

March 12th to December 2nd

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.



Other Playa Vista Travel Info

Weather in Playa Vista


Average temperatures in Playa Vista vary somewhat. Considering humidity, temperatures feel very enjoyable all year with a very low chance of rain or snow throughout the year. The area is among the most temperate — in the 92nd percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Playa Vista, the hottest months are September, August, and then July. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally late August to early September where highs are regularly around 79.5°F (26.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 65.1°F (18.4°C) at night.

Playa Vista Temperatures (Fahrenheit)


Playa Vista Temperatures (Celsius)


“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Playa Vista Perceived Temperature (F)


Playa Vista Perceived Temperature (C)



Average Playa Vista Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 69.4 57.9 48.2
Feb 67.1 57.1 49
Mar 68.8 59.2 51.9
Apr 69.5 60.5 53.5
May 70.6 62.9 57.1
Jun 71.5 65 60.6
Jul 74.6 67.9 63.5
Aug 76.1 68.8 63.9
Sep 77.4 69.1 63.8
Oct 76.8 66.9 59.8
Nov 72.7 62 53.3
Dec 66.5 56.7 48.2

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 20.8 14.4 9
Feb 19.5 13.9 9.4
Mar 20.4 15.1 11.1
Apr 20.8 15.8 11.9
May 21.4 17.2 13.9
Jun 21.9 18.3 15.9
Jul 23.7 19.9 17.5
Aug 24.5 20.4 17.7
Sep 25.2 20.6 17.7
Oct 24.9 19.4 15.4
Nov 22.6 16.7 11.8
Dec 19.2 13.7 9



Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Playa Vista are June, August, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early May. For example, on the week of April 30th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in late January with an average of 2 days of significant precipitation the week of January 22nd.

When can you find snow in Playa Vista? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chance of Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Playa Vista.

Days with precipitation

Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Playa Vista (in).

Snow depth

Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 11% 0 1.6
Feb 11% 0 1.5
Mar 6% 0 1.1
Apr 4% 0 0.5
May 2% 0 0.2
Jun 0% 0 0
Jul 1% 0 0.1
Aug 0% 0 0
Sep 1% 0 0.3
Oct 5% 0 0.6
Nov 8% 0 0.8
Dec 15% 0 2.8

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 11 0 4.1
Feb 11 0 3.8
Mar 6 0 2.8
Apr 4 0 1.3
May 2 0 0.5
Jun 0 0 0
Jul 1 0 0.3
Aug 0 0 0
Sep 1 0 0.8
Oct 5 0 1.5
Nov 8 0 2
Dec 15 0 7.1


Humidity and Wind

Playa Vista has some slightly muggy months, with moderately humid months on the other side of the year. The least humid month is January (45.2% relative humidity), and the most humid month is July (69.5%).

Wind in Playa Vista is usually calm. The windiest month is April, followed by May and July. April’s average wind speed of around 7.1 knots (8.1 MPH or 13.1 KPH) is considered “a gentle breeze.” Maximum sustained winds (the highest speed for the day lasting more than a few moments) are at their highest in early to mid April where average top sustained speeds reach 16.9 knots, which is considered a moderate breeze.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Playa Vista.

Avg. Relative Humidity


The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

Max Sustained Wind
Average Daily Wind

Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 4.6 Light breeze 11.4 Significant breeze
Feb 5.7 Light breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Mar 6.2 Light breeze 14.7 Significant breeze
Apr 7.1 Gentle breeze 16.1 Significant breeze
May 7 Gentle breeze 15.2 Significant breeze
Jun 6.5 Light breeze 13.3 Significant breeze
Jul 6.6 Light breeze 13.4 Significant breeze
Aug 6.4 Light breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Sep 5.9 Light breeze 13.7 Significant breeze
Oct 5.5 Light breeze 13.2 Significant breeze
Nov 5 Light breeze 12 Significant breeze
Dec 5 Light breeze 12.2 Significant breeze

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 45.2%
Feb 56.1%
Mar 56.6%
Apr 56.5%
May 61.2%
Jun 68%
Jul 69.5%
Aug 68.1%
Sep 66.3%
Oct 58.6%
Nov 50.1%
Dec 50.9%


Is it Safe to Travel to Playa Vista?

Our best data indicates this area is generally safe. As of Oct 07, 2019 there are no travel advisories or warnings for the United States; exercise normal security precautions. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories. This advisory was last updated on Sep 23, 2019.


The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Playa Vista, CA, US is July, followed by June and February. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Playa Vista in November. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month


Most Popular Months to Visit

Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is slightly extrapolated based on nearby areas. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 62.4 in November means 62.4% of the tourists vs. July.



Overall Playa Vista Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderate. Highs range from 72.5°F (22.5°C) and 66.8°F (19.3°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is rare with 1 to 2 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have very comfortable weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with about 0 days of precipitation per month. June – August is the busiest season for tourism in Playa Vista, so lodging and other accommodations may cost more than usual.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 78.5°F (25.8°C) and 69.6°F (20.9°C), which will feel very nice given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a normal amount: 0 to 2 days per month. Tourism is the slowest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be affordably priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is somewhat cool this time of year in Playa Vista to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 71.9°F (22.2°C) and 65.3°F (18.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a fair amount: 3 to 5 times per month. These times of year are fairly slow with tourists.


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