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• U.S. Frost Dates

• Canadian Frost Dates

• Hardiness Zone Maps

• Garden Planting Guide

• U.S. Ag Extension Links

• "Why Heirlooms?" FAQ

• "A Case for Heirlooms"

• Glossary of Terms

• Seed Saving Tips

• Vegetable Origins

• Scoville Units

• Other Useful Links

• Measurement Conversion


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Average Last and First Frost Dates
for California

Based on statistics, there is a 10% chance that a frost will occur outside of the dates listed.  Whether or not a specific plant will be damaged depends on the type of plant, the maturity of the plant, the temperature, the duration, as well as many other variables.

Informational Resources for California Gardeners


City Spring Fall
Auburn 4/13 11/14
Alturas 7/16 8/9
Bakersfield 3/3 11/20
Barstow 4/15 10/29
Berkeley 1/19 12/26
Bishop 5/25 9/26
Blythe 3/1 11/28
Boca 8/5 7/29
Burney 7/15 8/12
Chico 4/23 10/30
Death Valley 2/11 11/30
Eureka 3/14 11/15
Escondido 3/30 11/12
Fairfield 3/27 11/11
Fresno 4/1 11/7
Klamath 4/27 10/28
Livermore (County F. D.) 4/27 11/3
Lodi 3/31 11/2
Lompoc 4/11 11/7
Long Beach 2/11 12/8
Los Angeles 2/11 12/8
Marysville 3/16 11/14
Mineral 7/14 8/7
Modesto 3/28 11/10
Monterey 2/11 12/11
Mt. Shasta 6/13 9/12
Napa (State Hospital) 4/28 11/9
Needles 3/2 11/30
Nevada City 6/4 9/24
Ojai 4/9 11/5
Orick
(Prairie Creek State Park)
5/18 10/4
Orland 4/15 11/8
Oxnard 2/9 12/24
Palmdale 5/2 10/27
Palm Springs 3/6 11/18
Palo Alto 3/30 11/9
Pasadena 2/3 12/13
Paso Robles 4/18 10/7
Petaluma 4/25 11/5
Pismo Beach 3/11 12/1
Placerville 5/18 10/22
Pomona (Cal Poly) 4/1 11/16
Red Bluff 4/2 11/14
Redding (Fire Station 4) 5/10 10/31
Sacramento 3/23 11/14
San Diego 3/30 11/12
San Francisco 1/24 12/8
San Jose 2/19 11/23
San Luis Obispo 3/27 11/22
Santa Barbara 2/26 12/4
Santa Rosa 5/1 11/5
Tahoe City 6/30 8/22
Tulelake 7/6 8/14
Ukiah 4/29 10/25
Upland 4/14 11/21
Visalia 3/17 11/8
Willows 4/23 11/8
Yreka 5/31 9/25

Source: "Climatography of the U.S. No. 20, Supplement No. 1",  1988,  National Climatic Data Center, National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce.

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Updated on April 01, 2014