You are here > Home > North America > USA > California

In the United States California is one of the most heavily populated areas. It is to be found on the West Coast. To the north is Oregan, the northeast Nevada, southeast Arizona, south the Mexican state of Baja California and finally in the west the Pacific Ocean. The four most well known and largest cities are San Francisco, San Jose, San Diego and Los Angeles.

The capital is Sacramento, and the state of California in 2009 had a population of 36,961,664 approximately!

The landscape in California is diverse with the Sierra Nevada mountains to the east, the Pacific to the west, the southwest the Mojave desert and to the northwest the Redwood Douglas fir forests. In the middle of the state is Central Valley an agricutural area. Forty percent of California is covered by forest. It also has Mount Whitney as the hihest point and Death valley as the lowest area in the United States.







Featured rentals in California
View The Boats From 12th Floor Marina Del Rey High Rise
USA California Los+Angeles View The Boats From 12th Floor Marina Del Rey High Rise Sophisticated, fully furnished living environment in Marina Del Rey high rise that provides access t

Sophisticated, fully furnished living environment in Marina Del Rey high rise that provides access t more...

The climate in California varies quite dramatically from Mediterranean to subartic. Most of the state has dry summers and rainy cool winters. This combination of weather often brings with it summer fog close to the coastal area. Hotter summers and colder winters are more common the further you drive inland.

In the North of the state rainfall tends to be higher than in the south. A mediterranean climate is the norm in the Central Valley region. However in the Sierra Nevada mountain region snow is usual in the winter and mild heat during summer months.

The desert area, Death Valley, with large areas below sea level, is one of the hottest areas in North America a temperature of 57 degrees celcius was noted, 10th July 1913!





If you have a vacation rental or holiday letting in California that you would like to list on this website, then click here to add your property.

Rentals365.com © 2004 - Present Day . All rights reserved.
Holiday Rentals | Terms of Service | Resources | Blog | Advertise My Rental | About Us | Site Map