About San Diego
San Diego is located in Southern California on the coast of the Pacific Ocean, approximately 120 miles south of Los Angeles and adjacent to the Mexican boarder. San Diego is the eighth largest city in the United States and the second largest city in California. The population was estimated to be 1,322,553 as of 2012.
The Farmer’s Almanac lists San Diego as having one of the top-ten best climates in America. San Diego’s climate is characterized by warm, dry summers and mild winters with most of the annual precipitation falling between December and March. The city has a mild climate year-round, with an average of 201 days above 70 °F (21 °C) and low rainfall (9–13 inch) annually.