if you’re going to san francisco

As some people already know, I’m moving to San Francisco in early September. One thing I had trouble finding was a map of the San Francisco microclimates. But here’s one:

It’s from this book.

I’ll be living on the border of North Beach and Russian Hill (which is in the warm zone, 6). No place in San Francisco is really “hot”, despite what that map says. But the patterns of fog and relative coolness are correct.


Sorry that my blogging and open-source output has been light; I’m recovering from serious RSI problems. The fact that you see this post at all is a sign that things are getting better, though.