Wine Region

San Francisco Bay

Official Name: San Francisco Bay AVA
Designation: American Viticultural Area

Countries: United States of America
States: California
Counties: Solano, Alameda, Contra Costa, San Benito, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz

Statistics Updated: September 26, 2020
Statistics for wine regions are calculated roughly every hour.

Grape Production


Vineyards: 75
Total Area: 1,437,992 acres
Planted Area: 4,215 acres
Percent Planted: 0.3 %
Most Common Grape Varietal: Cabernet Sauvignon more varietals...

Wine Production


Wineries: 30
Tasting Rooms: 34
Top Wineries

Wineries with the most wines in San Francisco Bay on Everyvine.

  1. La Nebbia Winery
  2. Charles R Vineyards
  3. Domenico Winery
  4. Russian Ridge Winery
  5. Lightheart Cellars
  6. La Honda Winery
  7. Left Bend Winery
  8. Urban Legend Cellars - Urban Legend
  9. Jeff Cohn Cellars
  10. Michael Martella Wines
View all San Francisco Bay wineries
Top Wines made from Region Grapes

Highest scoring wines made from grapes grown at San Francisco Bay vineyards.

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Climate Profile


Elevation960.77 ft.464.13 ft.171.99 ft.
Solar Raditation: 141874.07 WH/m2

Climate Indices

Index Name
Growing Degree-Days3131.85
Huglin Index2340.27
Biologically Effective Degree-Days1809.95

Temperature & Rainfall

AverageHi °FMed °FLow °FRain in.
Growing Season79.764.649.63.46
Wine Region statistics for San Francisco Bay are calculated by averaging over all vineyards currently entered on Everyvine within the region.

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