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Santa Barbara Tourism and Sightseeing
Perpetually laidback Santa Barbara is a city of white-washed buildings and red-tiled roofs, tucked between the mountains and the sea, resonating with an irresistible allure. Santa Barbara’s architectural style is iconic, and our coastal enclave is equally well known for its pedestrian-friendly downtown, historic buildings and hotels, cultural events and festivals, lush public parks and gardens, miles of beaches and welcoming locals. Above all else, Santa Barbara knows how to celebrate the art of good living. Foodies sip and savor the region’s eccentric mix of cuisine accompanied by superb local wines. Visitors delight in our Spanish-influenced architecture and the diversity of our arts and culture. Everyone enjoys our 300 days of sunshine a year and nearly limitless opportunities for outdoor fun. And those who tread lightly while traveling appreciate our dedication to sustainable tourism. Santa Barbara is contrast and complement, natural art and human art, the simple and sophisticated, the old world and the new. It is The American Riviera®.  Skip to Best Time to Visit. Visitor Information. View Map.


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San Buenaventura Mission
San Buenaventura Mission Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Museum in Ventura, CA USA

Founded in 1782, Mission San Buenaventura, was the ninth of California's 21 missions and the last to be established by Father Junipero Serra. Destroyed by fire in the 1790s, the church was rebuilt over a period of a dozen years and rededicated in 1809.


Channel Islands National Park
Channel Islands National Park Top Attraction!
National Park in Ventura, CA USA

National Park One of Ventura's most wondrous attractions, often refered to as the American Galapagos is accessible for multi-day camping trips. (14 miles off coast) Explore America's Galapagos One of Ventura's most wondrous attractions lies 14 miles out to sea.

AFI - Bodies Tour 2022 at Ventura Theater
AFI - Bodies Tour 2022 at Ventura Theater things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Thanksgiving Weekend, Nov 25, 2022 (Friday) Concert event in Ventura, CA USA

AFI - Bodies Tour 2022 November 25, 2022 at Ventura Theater in Ventura, CA 8:00PM

Aida Rodriguez at Oxnard Levity Live
Aida Rodriguez at Oxnard Levity Live things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Today, Oct 07, 2022 (Friday) Theater event in Oxnard, CA USA

Aida Rodriguez October 07, 2022 at Oxnard Levity Live in Oxnard, CA

Aida Rodriguez at Oxnard Levity Live
Aida Rodriguez at Oxnard Levity Live things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Columbus Day Weekend, Oct 08, 2022 (Saturday) Theater event in Oxnard, CA USA

Aida Rodriguez October 08, 2022 at Oxnard Levity Live in Oxnard, CA


Aida Rodriguez at Oxnard Levity Live
Aida Rodriguez at Oxnard Levity Live things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Columbus Day Weekend, Oct 09, 2022 (Sunday) Theater event in Oxnard, CA USA

Aida Rodriguez October 09, 2022 at Oxnard Levity Live in Oxnard, CA 7:00PM

Alkaline Trio, Slaughterhouse at Ventura Theater
Alkaline Trio, Slaughterhouse at Ventura Theater things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
This Month, Oct 21, 2022 (Friday) Concert event in Ventura, CA USA

Alkaline Trio, Slaughterhouse October 21, 2022 at Ventura Theater in Ventura, CA 8:00PM

Anthony Jeselnik at Oxnard Levity Live
Anthony Jeselnik at Oxnard Levity Live things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
This Month, Oct 20, 2022 (Thursday) Theater event in Oxnard, CA USA

Anthony Jeselnik October 20, 2022 at Oxnard Levity Live in Oxnard, CA 7:30PM

Anthony Jeselnik at Oxnard Levity Live
Anthony Jeselnik at Oxnard Levity Live things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
This Month, Oct 21, 2022 (Friday) Theater event in Oxnard, CA USA

Anthony Jeselnik October 21, 2022 at Oxnard Levity Live in Oxnard, CA


Anthony Jeselnik at Oxnard Levity Live
Anthony Jeselnik at Oxnard Levity Live things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
This Month, Oct 22, 2022 (Saturday) Theater event in Oxnard, CA USA

Anthony Jeselnik October 22, 2022 at Oxnard Levity Live in Oxnard, CA

Black Flag at Ventura Theatre
Black Flag at Ventura Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
This Month, Oct 29, 2022 (Saturday) Concert event in Ventura, CA USA

Black Flag October 29, 2022 at Ventura Theatre in Ventura, CA 8:00PM

Black Flag, Total Chaos, iDecline at Ventura Theater
Black Flag, Total Chaos, iDecline at Ventura Theater things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
This Month, Oct 29, 2022 (Saturday) Concert event in Ventura, CA USA

Black Flag, Total Chaos, iDecline October 29, 2022 at Ventura Theater in Ventura, CA 8:00PM

Blue Moon Boys at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant
Blue Moon Boys at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
This Month, Oct 28, 2022 (Friday) Concert event in Oxnard, CA USA

Blue Moon Boys October 28, 2022 at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant in Oxnard, CA 7:00PM

Blue Moon Boys at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant
Blue Moon Boys at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Thanksgiving Weekend, Dec 23, 2022 (Friday) Concert event in Oxnard, CA USA

Blue Moon Boys December 23, 2022 at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant in Oxnard, CA 7:00PM

Bring On the Night at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant
Bring On the Night at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Today, Oct 07, 2022 (Friday) Concert event in Oxnard, CA USA

Bring On the Night October 07, 2022 at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant in Oxnard, CA 7:00PM

Brittany and the B Sides at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant
Brittany and the B Sides at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Veteran's Day Weekend, Nov 11, 2022 (Friday) Concert event in Oxnard, CA USA

Brittany and the B Sides November 11, 2022 at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant in Oxnard, CA 7:00PM

Brittany and the B Sides at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant
Brittany and the B Sides at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Thanksgiving Weekend, Dec 10, 2022 (Saturday) Concert event in Oxnard, CA USA

Brittany and the B Sides December 10, 2022 at Copper Blues Oxnard Resturant in Oxnard, CA 7:00PM

Café Tacvba - US Tour 2022 at Arlington Theatre
Café Tacvba - US Tour 2022 at Arlington Theatre things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Next Month, Nov 06, 2022 (Sunday) Concert event in Santa Barbara, CA USA

Café Tacvba - US Tour 2022 November 06, 2022 at Arlington Theatre in Santa Barbara, CA 8:00PM

Carlos Mencia at Oxnard Levity Live
Carlos Mencia at Oxnard Levity Live things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Next Weekend, Oct 14, 2022 (Friday) Theater event in Oxnard, CA USA

Carlos Mencia October 14, 2022 at Oxnard Levity Live in Oxnard, CA

Carlos Mencia at Oxnard Levity Live
Carlos Mencia at Oxnard Levity Live things to do on a rainy day in Santa Barbara, CA
Next Weekend, Oct 15, 2022 (Saturday) Theater event in Oxnard, CA USA

Carlos Mencia October 15, 2022 at Oxnard Levity Live in Oxnard, CA

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Best Time to Visit Santa Barbara


The best time to visit Santa Barbara, California is in the summer and fall. Summer temperatures are mild with averages in the mid 60's and highs in the upper 70's. Nights are cool with lows in the mid 50's. Fall temperatures are cool with averages in the low 60's and highs in the low 70's. Fall nights are cold with lows in the upper 40's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Santa Barbara


Month Low Avg High
January 40.8 53.1 65.4
February 44.0 55.2 66.3
March 46.0 56.7 67.4
April 47.6 58.9 70.1
May 50.5 60.9 71.2
June 53.9 64.2 74.4
July 57.3 67.0 76.7
August 58.4 68.6 78.7
September 56.6 67.4 78.2
October 51.6 63.5 75.4
November 44.0 57.5 71.0
December 39.9 53.2 66.4

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