Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos

40th Infantry Division
11206 Lexington Dr, Los Alamitos, CA 90720

Weather/Climate
In Los Alamitos, the summers are short, warm, arid, and clear and the winters are long, cool, and partly cloudy. Over the course of the year, the temperature typically varies from 45°F to 83°F and is rarely below 39°F or above 91°F.

 

The warm season lasts for 2.7 months, from July 10 to October 1, with an average daily high temperature above 80°F. The hottest day of the year is August 26, with an average high of 83°F and low of 65°F. The cool season lasts for 4.0 months, from November 29 to March 30, with an average daily high temperature below 70°F. The coldest day of the year is December 27, with an average low of 45°F and high of 67°F.

 

The wetter season lasts 4.3 months, from November 21 to March 30, with a greater than 10% chance of a given day being a wet day. The chance of a wet day peaks at 20% on February 19. The drier season lasts 7.7 months, from March 30 to November 21. The smallest chance of a wet day is 0% on July 2.

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Cost of Living The average cost of living in Los Alamitos, CA is 171 which it 24% higher than the average of California and 71% higher than our nation’s average. This simple outline of the cost of living index was formulated using prices of: goods and services (weighted 33%), housing prices (weighted 30%), groceries (weighted 13%), utilities (weighted 10%), transportation (weighted 9%), and health care (weighted 5%). Thus, goods/services, along with housing influences the majority of the cost of living index. The price of daily goods and services is a valuable and reliable number to be aware of when considering the general price of the city’s goods. In the case of Los Alamitos, CA, the price of goods and services are 1% lower than the average of California as well as 8% higher than the nation’s average.

Getting to Know the Area
Joint Forces Training Center Los Alamitos is just outside of Los Angeles, California in Orange County. Los Angeles is a sprawling Southern California city and the center of the nation’s film and television industry. Near its iconic Hollywood sign, studios such as Paramount Pictures, Universal and Warner Brothers offer behind-the-scenes tours. On Hollywood Boulevard, TCL Chinese Theatre displays celebrities’ hand- and footprints, the Walk of Fame honors thousands of luminaries and vendors sell maps to stars’ homes.

 

Highlights of LA beyond the entertainment industry include the Getty Center, home to European and American art and extensive gardens. Griffith Observatory has panoramic skyline views, while the Lakers and Clippers basketball teams play at Staples Center. In and around the city are notable beaches including Venice, complete with funky shops on a colorful boardwalk, and Santa Monica, whose pier offers rides and games. Live music venues dot the billboard-lined Strip, a stretch of Sunset Boulevard running through the West Hollywood area. Beverly Hills is the site of the famously upscale shopping street Rodeo Drive. Spend a day at Universal Studios or Disneyland Park.

 

With so many world-famous sites and attractions to visit, you will never get bored in the Los Angeles area. For more information about living in the area, visit https://www.lacity.org/.

Events

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