San Francisco Bay

Also Known As: Drakes Bay, Bucht von San Franzisko, and La Boca Del Puerto De San Francisco.



Indentation of a coastline or shoreline enclosing a part of a body of water; a body of water partly surrounded by land.
See also: Harbors
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.708264°, -122.280247°
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US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. San Francisco Bay is covered by the Hunters Point, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Bays

San Leandro Bay 4.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Leydecker Park Man-made 2.9 mi
Harbor Bay Landing Shopping Center Man-made 3.0 mi
Godfrey Park Man-made 3.2 mi
Bay Farm Island Land 3.3 mi
Alameda Municipal Golf Course Man-made 3.5 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is OAKLAND MUS which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 30 feet (30 feet higher than San Francisco Bay). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 4.85" 57.1° 44.7°
February 4.27" 61.2° 47.6°
March 3.56" 63.2° 49.0°
April 1.38" 66.4° 50.6°
May .57" 68.9° 53.3°
June .11" 71.6° 55.7°
July .07" 72.7° 57.0°
August .10" 73.5° 58.3°
September .33" 74.6° 58.2°
October 1.33" 72.1° 55.2°
November 3.14" 63.9° 49.4°
December 3.23" 57.6° 44.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 95% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 97% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 70% of other locations on record.