June begins the warm summer season in Washington with moderate sunshine and dry conditions. The average high temperatures are in the wonderful 65°F (18.3°C) to 75°F (23.9°C) range, while average low temperatures are in the comfortable 40°F (4.4°C) to 50°F (10°C) zone. The highlands are sunny, while the low valley regions often remain foggy till noon. Long Beach on the west coast attracts tourists with average temperatures between 50°F (10°C) to 62°F (16.7°C), while the famous Walla Walla in the east averages between 54°F (12.2°C) to 79°F (26.1°C). The rain ceases in the state as June sees 15 to 20 sunny days. The bright weather and calm waters are ideal for surfing, canoeing, and kayaking in the water. Summer is a perfect time for fishing and hunting, swimming in the serene lakes, and biking and hiking the wilderness. Watch out for thunderstorms in the mountains. Light summer clothing is sufficient in the day, while a light sweater makes the nights comfortable in June in Washington.