City of Camarillo Watering Information

Weather conditions can vary widely in any month - for temperature, precipitation, wind, humidity, and evaporation. "Normal" or "historical" data cannot determine the best schedule or sprinkler settings for irrigating landscapes.

What Time of Day Should I Water?

Frequent watering is detrimental to the health of your lawn. Irrigate in the early morning as the first choice. Irrigate in the evening as the second choice.

How Long Should I Water?

Generally, running an irrigation system on a lawn for more than five minutes will result in runoff. Precise watering times vary depending on the type of watering device, soil, slope and plants.

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