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San Francisco (California)

San Francisco is a major city in California, the centerpiece of the Bay Area, well-known for its liberal community, hilly terrain, Victorian architecture, scenic beauty, summer fog, and great ethnic and cultural diversity. These are only a few of the aspects of the city that make San Francisco one of the most visited cities in the world.

Although huge in terms of offerings, San Francisco is physically quite compact. It is located on a seven-by-seven mile (11 x 11km) square of land at the tip of a peninsula between the San Francisco Bay and the Pacific coast. It has a population of 812,000 which represents a small fraction of the entire Bay Area population of 7.1 million. San Francisco is just one of the cities which makes up the entire San Francisco Bay Area. San Francisco's neighbors -Oakland and Berkeley east of the Bay Bridge, Marin County north of the Golden Gate Bridge, and the Peninsula south of the city are all part of separate counties, each with their own governments and local public transportation systems. San Francisco suffers from crime in some downtown districts like the Tenderloin, Mid Market, 6th Street, Soma and the Western Addition. The south-eastern part of the city also suffers from violent crime. Visitors should be aware of their surroundings when walking late at night near some downtown hotels. San Francisco also has a high rate of pedestrian and bicycle fatalities.

 

San Francisco, CA, US

Showers early. Cloudy. Cool.

Showers early. Cloudy. Cool.

16 °C

61 °F

Humidity 67%
Wind 15Kph

Wed

Showers early. Clearing skies. Cool.

15 °C

59 °F

Thu

Light showers. Overcast. Cool.

15 °C

59 °F

Fri

Partly cloudy. Cool.

16 °C

61 °F

Sat

More sun than clouds. Mild.

18 °C

64 °F

Sun

Passing clouds. Mild.

18 °C

64 °F

Mon

Sprinkles. Increasing cloudiness. Cool.

16 °C

61 °F

General information

Country: Unites States of America 

Currency: US Dollar

Language: English / Cantonese

Airport: San Francisco International Airport

Airline: American Airlines

Time Zone: GMT - 8