Wine Region

Rutherford

Official Name: Rutherford AVA
Designation: American Viticultural Area

Location
Countries: United States of America
States: California
Counties: Napa

Statistics Updated: October 20, 2017
Statistics for wine regions are calculated roughly every hour.

Grape Production

Totals

Vineyards: 66
Total Area: 7,457 acres
Planted Area: 1,454 acres
Percent Planted: 19.5 %
Most Common Grape Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon more varietals...
Top Vineyards

Search all Rutherford vineyards sorted by rating

  1. Hewitt Vineyard
  2. Martin Estate
  3. Winston Hill
  4. Caymus
  5. Rubicon Vineyards
  6. Quarry Vineyard
  7. Beckstoffer Vineyards - Georges III Vineyard
  8. Morisoli Vineyard
  9. Flora Springs - Komes Ranch
  10. Pine Ridge
Learn more about how Everyvine rates vineyards. View all Rutherford vineyards

Climate Profile

Topography

HighAverageLow
Elevation419.91 ft.193.8 ft.136.7 ft.
Solar Raditation: 141634.51 WH/m2

Climate Indices

Index Name
Growing Degree-Days3518.15
Huglin Index2647.98
Biologically Effective Degree-Days1967.06

Temperature & Rainfall

AverageHi °FMed °FLow °FRain in.
Annual73.959.645.334.12
Growing Season83.166.449.84.94
Wine Region statistics for Rutherford are calculated by averaging over all vineyards currently entered on Everyvine within the region.

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