Time in Bakersfield - United States

17:10
Thursday
September 24

Bakersfield Facts

Population
373640
Country Dialing Code
+1
Time Zone
America/Los Angeles
Alternate Names of Bakersfield
Alkali City, BFL, Baker's Field, Bakersfield, Beikersfilda, Beikersfildas, Beikersfilnt, Beikersfīlda, Bejkersfild, Bejkursfijld, Beykersfild, Kern Island, bei ke si fei er de, beikeojeupildeu, bekarsaphilda, bekazufirudo, bykrsfyld, bykrzfyld kalyfrnya, byyqrspyld, Μπέικερσφιλντ, Бейкерсфилд, Бейкерсфілд, Бейкърсфийлд, Бејкерсфилд, Բեյկերսֆիլդ, בייקרספילד, بيكرسفيلد, بیکرزفیلد، کالیفرنیا, بیکرزفیلڈ, بیکرزفیلڈ، کیلیفورنیا, बेकर्सफिल्ड, बेकर्सफील्ड, ბეიკერსფილდი, ベーカーズフィールド, 贝克斯菲尔德, 베이커즈필드
Currency Code / Name
USD / Dollar
Geographic Coordinates
Latitude: 35.37329
Longitude:-119.01871

Things to do in Bakersfield

Bakersfield Museum of Art

This museum shows permanent collection of artworks from photographs, paintings, sculptures and drawings. The permanent collection is mainly from local artists. The museum also hosts special exhibits for traveling arts and special events.

Kern County Museum

Kern County Museum is a favorable place for learning the rich history and culture of Kern County and Bakersfield. The area displays numerous historical objects and exhibits include the Black Gold, Pioneer Village and others. The museum's front displays the eye-catching Beale Memorial Clock Tower.

California Area Living Museum (CALM)

CALM zoo is comprised of hundreds of species of native California plants and wildlife. There are multiple exhibits and experiences available in the zoo, giving the visitors a lot of educational opportunities. Exhibits include the Black Bear, Cats of California, Reptile House, Shorebird, House of Prey and many others. This is a family-friendly zoo in fact, it has Children's Railroad which is a safe way for kids to have a tour around the vicinity of CALM.

The Park at River Walk

The park at River Walk is a public park with stunning view of nature. It has wide grassy and shaded area which is a good fit for picnic. Other things to do like barbecue and fishing is accessible here for extra fun. It's a good landing place for an outdoor activity with family.

Buck Owens' Crystal Palace

Buck Owens' Crystal Palace is a merge of museum, bar, nightclub, restaurant and performance venue for music (mostly country music) located in 2800 Buck Owens Boulevard, Bakersfield. It was constructed by Buck Owens, a famous musician. The interior of the place also displays the musician's keepsake.

Murray Family Farms

A family-owned farm which has hundreds of fruits and vegetables that allows visitors to pick their own fresh produce like tomatoes, melons, apples,stone fruit, asparagus, blackberries, strawberries, pumpkins and even seasonal fruits like cherries and blueberries. The farm has retail stores which offer not just fresh produce to take home, but also snacks and gift items

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Buena Vista Museum of Natural History (BVMNH)

This is a scientific institution with numerous collections of fossils and artifacts located in Bakersfield, California. It displays the uncommonly seen Miocene Epoch fossils , mounts of exotic animals, gem and minerals. Their Native American Lifeways gives you the look of the Yokuts (North American Indian) village and also the Native American artifacts. It's a museum that focuses in Geology, Paleontology and Anthropology.

Sam Lynn Ballpark

If you are a baseball fan, catch a game and cheer at Sam Lynn Ballpark. It's a good and inexpensive place to bring your family and friends.

Lake Ming

Lake Ming is a man-made lake built to meet the recreational needs of the community. Landscaped shorelines, barbecue grills, picnic tables, kids' playground provides a relaxing time and extra fun for visitors.

Weather Forecast in Bakersfield

September 25 (This Afternoon)

Temperature: 90°F

Wind Speed: 10 mph

Wind Direction: NW

Weather Forecast: Sunny, with a high near 90. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

September 25 (Tonight)

Temperature: 63°F

Wind Speed: 0 to 5 mph

Wind Direction: NNW

Weather Forecast: Clear, with a low around 63. North northwest wind 0 to 5 mph.

September 25 (Friday)

Temperature: 84°F

Wind Speed: 0 to 5 mph

Wind Direction: NNW

Weather Forecast: Sunny, with a high near 84. North northwest wind 0 to 5 mph.

September 26 (Friday Night)

Temperature: 62°F

Wind Speed: 5 mph

Wind Direction: NNE

Weather Forecast: Clear, with a low around 62. North northeast wind around 5 mph.

September 26 (Saturday)

Temperature: 85°F

Wind Speed: 5 mph

Wind Direction: WSW

Weather Forecast: Sunny, with a high near 85. West southwest wind around 5 mph.

September 27 (Saturday Night)

Temperature: 66°F

Wind Speed: 5 mph

Wind Direction: E

Weather Forecast: Clear, with a low around 66. East wind around 5 mph.

September 27 (Sunday)

Temperature: 93°F

Wind Speed: 5 mph

Wind Direction: NW

Weather Forecast: Sunny, with a high near 93. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

September 28 (Sunday Night)

Temperature: 69°F

Wind Speed: 0 to 5 mph

Wind Direction: ENE

Weather Forecast: Clear, with a low around 69. East northeast wind 0 to 5 mph.

September 28 (Monday)

Temperature: 98°F

Wind Speed: 0 to 5 mph

Wind Direction: NW

Weather Forecast: Sunny, with a high near 98. Northwest wind 0 to 5 mph.

September 29 (Monday Night)

Temperature: 70°F

Wind Speed: 0 to 5 mph

Wind Direction: NE

Weather Forecast: Clear, with a low around 70. Northeast wind 0 to 5 mph.

September 29 (Tuesday)

Temperature: 98°F

Wind Speed: 0 to 10 mph

Wind Direction: NNW

Weather Forecast: Sunny, with a high near 98. North northwest wind 0 to 10 mph.

September 30 (Tuesday Night)

Temperature: 70°F

Wind Speed: 5 to 10 mph

Wind Direction: NNE

Weather Forecast: Clear, with a low around 70. North northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

September 30 (Wednesday)

Temperature: 97°F

Wind Speed: 0 to 5 mph

Wind Direction: NW

Weather Forecast: Sunny, with a high near 97. Northwest wind 0 to 5 mph.

October 1 (Wednesday Night)

Temperature: 69°F

Wind Speed: 5 mph

Wind Direction: NE

Weather Forecast: Clear, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph.