Winter in Davis does not generally include snow, but we get a fair amount of rain and fog. The temperature does get down below freezing on occasion, but usually only enough to frost surfaces, burst exposed pipes and freeze pet water dishes. The transition between fall and winter is fairly subtle. Many begin to look for signs of spring, and the local flora is a good indicator.
In the winter, Davis occasionally experiences storms, including thunderstorms. When this happens, there may be a power outage. Here are some ideas of activities to pursue on rainy days. Thrill seekers and romantics have to look outside of Davis for snow sports and ice skating.