If it's Summer, Bring a Sweater

If it's Summer, Bring a Sweater (HMZ67)

Location: Daly City, CA 94015 San Mateo County
Country: United States of America

N 37° 41.76', W 122° 29.93'

  • 0 check ins
  • 0 favorites

Daly City summers are virtually rain-free, but don't expect sunny skies.

Daly City is usually blanketed with heavy fog and swept by brisk sea breezes from mid-May to mid-September. But while Daly City shivers, the summer fog and sea breezes provide natural air conditioning for the rest of the Bay Area.

The breeze kick in when California's Central Valley heats up in summer. As the inland valley air warms up, it rises, drawing cool coastal air in to replace it. The coast is cooled by summer fog which forms when warm moist sea air blows over cold ocean waters upwelling along the coast in summer.

If you think Daly City gets an extra share of fog and wind - you're right. The coastal mountains keep most of the fog from moving inland. But the San Bruno Gap is a break in the mountains. It funnels fog and wind inland, right over the top of Daly City.
HM NumberHMZ67
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Monday, September 8th, 2014 at 3:11pm PDT -07:00
Sorry, but we don't have a picture of this historical marker yet. If you have a picture, please share it with us. It's simple to do. 1) Become a member. 2) Adopt this historical marker listing. 3) Upload the picture.
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)10S E 544182 N 4172204
Decimal Degrees37.69600000, -122.49883333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 37° 41.76', W 122° 29.93'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds37° 41' 45.60" N, 122° 29' 55.80" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)650, 415
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 1 Skyline Dr, Daly City CA 94015, US
Alternative Maps Google Maps, MapQuest, Bing Maps, Yahoo Maps, MSR Maps, OpenCycleMap, MyTopo Maps, OpenStreetMap

Is this marker missing? Are the coordinates wrong? Do you have additional information that you would like to share with us? If so, check in.

Check Ins  check in   |    all

Have you seen this marker? If so, check in and tell us about it.

Comments 0 comments

Maintenance Issues
  1. Is this marker part of a series?
  2. What historical period does the marker represent?
  3. What historical place does the marker represent?
  4. What type of marker is it?
  5. What class is the marker?
  6. What style is the marker?
  7. Does the marker have a number?
  8. What year was the marker erected?
  9. Who or what organization placed the marker?
  10. This marker needs at least one picture.
  11. Can this marker be seen from the road?
  12. Is the marker in the median?