There are many great webcams with views of San Francisco Bay. Click one of the green webcam markers on the map below, or scroll down to see the complete list of San Francisco Bay webcams.
Note: San Francisco webcams come and go with surprising frequency. If any of these links doesn't work, or you know of a San Francisco Bay webcam not listed here, please let us know.
See the birds nesting on Alcatraz; camera is low-quality but updates frequently.
See how crowded the docks and picnic area are before you head over to a guest slip or mooring at Angel Island's Ayala Cove. The webcam looks out a second-floor window in the building that houses the visitor's center.
At Brisbane marina, just south of San Francisco, looking east.
Traffic-oriented webcams, but there are some views of the bay and the bridges.
Controllable camera at Crissy Field, facing the Golden Gate Bridge and Sausalito.
Looking west across the bay from Alameda to the southern part of San Francisco.
An excellent webcam view of the Golden Gate Bridge.
A panoramic view of San Francisco. Choose from a variety of landmarks, or pan across the panorama.
The most direct view of the Golden Gate you can get from land, with a fast-updating but low-quality camera.
Great view across the bay from the Berkeley shore, looking straight out at the Golden Gate.
Streaming video from the San Francisco Maritime Park, with Alcatraz and Angel Island in the background. Perhaps the best webcam on San Francisco Bay — great image quality and a beautiful view.
A broad view of San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate from the hills of Berkeley.
View from the Berkeley Marina to the Golden Gate.
Controllable, streaming video webcam at Pier 39. See the sea lions or the marina. (Scroll down on the page to see the webcam)
Webcam from Sam's restaurant in Tiburon. Check out the dining on the deck!
Views from Sausalito.
A great view across the bay to San Francisco from the Sausalito Yacht Club, adjacent to the ferry dock. Live updates — watch the ferries come and go too!
Beautiful, high-resolution view from Sausalito hills across the bay to San Francisco. Worth a look even at night!