March Air Reserve Base
14560 2nd Street, March ARB, CA 92518-1852
In the March Air Reserve Base community, the summers are humid and clear. The winters are cold and partly cloudy. Throughout the year, the temperature normally ranges from 41°F to 93°F. The temperature is rarely below 32°F or above 102°F. The average high in the summer months for March ARB is 88°F. The lowest average temperature for winter months is 41°. February sees the most rain of the year. The wettest season in this area lasts from late November until late March.
The overall cost of living in the March Air Reserve Base community is 10% lower than the California average and 25% 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 transportation 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 March ARB, the city’s goods and services are 2% lower than the California average and 8% higher than the U.S. average.
Getting to Know the Area
Southern California is the home of Sea Word San Diego. The park is full of rides, shows and exhibits. Southern California also has many sunny beaches for the water lovers. This area owns holds many of the biggest dolphin pods worldwide. Try Davey’s Locker watching tour to have a special experience with the beautiful animals. Whale Watching Orange County and Dana Point Whale watching cruise will introduce you to 5 species of whales and dolphins.
The Big Bear Alpine Zoo in Big Bear Lake, California is one of the few Alpine zoos in the United States. The zoo practices rehab and release of local Alpine species, in additional to the primary zoo animals.
March Air Reserve Base is the perfect spot to begin a trip around Southern California. The California State Division of Tourism provides detailed information on activities and outside recreation.