high season: June to August
low season: November to January
shoulder season: September to October, February to May
Weather InformationLocated along the Pacific Ocean, Carmel experiences temperate weather, with an annual average high of 65 degrees and a low of 48 degrees. Fall is the warmest time, with average highs in the 70s, and winter is the coolest time, with average lows in the 40s. Fog is common during summer mornings, but clears by the afternoon.
Crowd InformationCarmel gets busy during three-day weekends and when Pebble Beach hosts major events such as the AT&T Pebble Beach National Pro-Am Golf Tournament in February and the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance in August.
Closure InformationMost hotels, shops, and restaurants remain open year-round.
When to SaveThe least expensive time to visit is midweek during the winter. Holiday weekends and major events tend to be the most expensive times to visit.
Information provided by the Carmel Chamber of Commerce