DLA Distribution San Joaquin
DLA Installation Support
25600 S Chrisman Road, Tracy, CA 95304
In Tracy, the summers are hot, arid, and clear and the winters are short, cold, wet, and partly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 40°F to 92°F and is rarely below 31°F or above 101°F.
The hot season lasts for 3.7 months, from June 6 to September 28, with an average daily high temperature above 85°F. The hottest day of the year is July 18, with an average high of 92°F and low of 61°F. The cool season lasts for 2.7 months, from November 24 to February 15, with an average daily high temperature below 62°F. The coldest day of the year is December 31, with an average low of 40°F and high of 54°F.
The wetter season lasts 5.2 months, from November 4 to April 10, with a greater than 14% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 28% on February 20. The drier season lasts 6.8 months, from April 10 to November 4. The smallest chance of a wet day is 0% on July 19.
Cost of Living
The overall cost of living in Tracy, CA is 6% lower than the California average and 30% higher than the U.S. average. The following categories are used to calculate the overall cost of living index: goods/services (33%), housing (30%), groceries (13%), utilities (10%), transportation (9%) and health care (5%). From the list, it is clear that the categories of goods/services and housing are responsible for the largest portions of the overall cost of living index. As a general rule, everyday goods and services provide an accurate measure of the general cost of goods in any given city. In the case of Tracy, CA the city’s goods and services are 6% lower than the California average and 4% higher than the U.S. average.
Getting to Know the Area
The city of Tracy offers a vibrant arts and entertainment scene. The area hosts numerous festivals and community events throughout the year, as well as live theater, art shows and music concerts. From Tracy it is an easy drive to recreation hot-spots like the Bay Delta, Yosemite, Tahoe and the San Francisco Bay. There are also countless shops, restaurants and outlet stores that suit a variety of tastes.
Some points of interest include Grand Theatre for the Performing Arts, Morgan Territory Brewing, Tracy Historical Museum, Wicklund Park, Windmill Ridge Winery, Carnegie State Vehicular Recreation Area, and Downtown Tracy.