Best time to visit Oakland, CA, USA?

  • The best time to visit Oakland is during the mid spring when temperatures are still mild and weather is still dry but accommodations are less expensive. During this time, expect to pay approximately $115/night for an accommodation for 2. Save $25 per day compared to what you would have paid in May. Temperatures are in the low 60s, a few degrees colder than the average 65°F you could experience during high season.
  • Most people travel to Oakland in the late spring. This is peak season so expect to pay more for your hotel room. The New Years week (December 29th to January 3rd) and the Thanksgiving week (November 21st - 28th) are particularly busy dates that you should avoid if you don't like crowds.
  • When visiting Oakland in the winter, don't forget to pack an umbrella since it rains on average 12 days each month.

Avoid the crowd

The best time to avoid the crowd in Oakland, CA, USA is February.

May

Most crowded

February

Least crowded


Save money

The cheapest time to travel to Oakland, CA, USA is February.

$123
JUL
$121
AUG
$120
SEP
$113
OCT
$121
NOV
$136
DEC
$115
JAN
$99
FEB
$112
MAR
$118
APR
$144
MAY
$138
JUN

Approximate nightly cost for a one bedroom vacation rental.

Events

Busiest dates.

09/01 - 09/06
Labor Day 5
10/06 - 10/10
Price increase 13.5
11/21 - 11/28
Thanksgiving 29.5
12/21 - 01/02
Christmas 29.5
12/29 - 01/03
New Years 32
05/09 - 05/21
Price increase 51
08/31 - 09/05
Labor Day 42

Weather

In Oakland, CA, USA, July is the sunniest month and July the warmest.

72
22
JUL
69
21
AUG
70
21
SEP
69
20
OCT
61
16
NOV
55
13
DEC
55
13
JAN
60
15
FEB
61
16
MAR
62
17
APR
63
17
MAY
67
20
JUN
UV index
2
6

0.2
1cm
JUL
0.3
1cm
AUG
0.2
1cm
SEP
1.1
3cm
OCT
2.0
5cm
NOV
5.6
14cm
DEC
6.2
16cm
JAN
4.4
11cm
FEB
2.6
7cm
MAR
1.5
4cm
APR
0.4
1cm
MAY
0.2
1cm
JUN
Rainfall/month
inch/centimeter