Visiting San Francisco in September Is As Good As It Gets!
If you are looking for the best month to travel to the City By Bay, then San Francisco in September is a great idea! You can enjoy the best activities like visiting Alcatraz or biking to the Golden Gate Bridge under the sunshine and warm weather!
As far as San Francisco weather goes for September, the average high temperature is 70 degrees Fahrenheit while the average low temperate is 55 degrees Fahrenheit. The water temperature is a brisk 60 degrees Fahrenheit.
In regards to what to wear for your trip to San Francisco, pack your jacket and cool weather clothes. There is a famous quote that says, “the coldest winter can be a summer’s day in San Francisco.”
Top Events Happening in San Franciso In September:
Day To Night Festival
San Francisco’s newest boutique festival is happening on Treasure Island!
Hamilton at the Orpheum Theater
August 10 – September 5
Finally, San Franciso is opening back up! Pick up your tickets to Hamilton at Orpheum Theater before they sell out!
How Weird Street Faire
Join the fun on Howard St. and celebrate music, art, and weirdness!
Celebrate fitness at Oracle Park by competing in one of San Francisco’s most popular races!
Chinatown Autumn Moon Festival
Head to Grant Ave in Chinatown to watch the lion dancers and dragon parade along with more cultural events fill the streets!
Cruises from Fisherman’s Wharf
You have to get out on the water when you come the San Francisco. Sit back and relax as your cruise under the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, and other scenic landscapes of the city!
Head To Yosemite National Park
Take a day trip or overnight adventure to Yosemite National Park! You will be amazed by the towering granite walls and waterfalls.
FREE Museum Days
San Francisco is full of amazing museums and cultural experiences. You can find a different experience every day of your trip! We have highlighted which days are free for each of the most popular museums.
- SF Botanical Gardens: Second Tuesday of every month, as well as Thanksgiving, Christmas Day, & New Year’s Day
- Asian Art Museum: First Sunday of every month
- Exploratorium: Four to five times a year
- California Academy of Sciences: Select Sundays throughout the year thanks to Pacific Gas & Electric Company
- Conservatory of Flowers: First Tuesday of every month
- Contemporary Jewish Museum: First Tuesday of every month
- de Young: First Tuesday of every month
- GLBT: First Wednesday of the month
- Legion of Honor: First Tuesday of every month
Catch a Giants Baseball Game at Oracle Park
April through October
Go for the home team or watch your favorite team play against the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park in Downtown San Diego! The stadium is located on the waterfront so plan on visiting some great bars for fun pregame and post-game entertainment!
Present your same-day baseball ticket to a receptionist at ITH Hostels and save $5 on your reservation.
Find tickets for all games this month
Wellness Activities To Do In San Francisco In August
Rejuvenate yourself with free outdoor Yoga In San Francisco
Experience Yoga and improve your vacation with some much-needed wellness at the best places in San Francisco!
Go Hiking In San Francisco
Lands End Trail – Golden Gate Recreation Area
San Francisco has some beautiful hiking trails surrounding the city. Bring your jacket because it can be sunny and warm on one side of the mountain and very cold when you get to the top!
Go rock climbing in San Francisco
San Francisco is a huge urban city but has many options for rock climbing and bouldering!
San Francisco Surf Break Of The Month
The San Francisco region is home to some of the largest waves in California. The huge swells come in the winter but the summertime is great for beginners learning how to catch fun waves.
Skateboard at a great Spot in San Francisco
With the number of hills in San Francisco, you can find endless great spots to skate!
Weekly Local Events In San Francisco:
San Francisco is one of the most unique places in America. From the historic building to scenic attractions, you will never run out of things to do.
Check out Fun Cheap SF for a full list of things to do in San Francisco
For the live music scene, check out Song Kick for the best venue and upcoming shows.
Tuesdays: Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Thursdays: CROCKER GALLERIA FARMERS’ MARKET
Saturdays: Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Sundays: Fort Mason Farmers Markert
Yoga Garden SF
Satori Yoga Studio
Glow Yoga & Wellness
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