Santa Rosa is the largest city in California's North Coast, Wine Country and the North Bay and the fifth most populous city in the San Francisco Bay Area. Santa Rosa’s idillic weather is similar to a Mediterranean climate with cool, wet winters and warm, mostly dry summers. In the summer, fog and low overcast clouds often roll in cooling off the evenings and early mornings, then parting late in the morning allowing for clear warm, sunny skies. The average high temperature is 71 degrees.
Days in Santa Rosa can be spent for work or pleasure. There’s ample industry and no shortage of recreational activities. The farms and vineyards make for pleasant scenery on drives about town. There’s a variety of schools to choose from, both public and private.