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|Climate||Moderate, with definite cool marine influence and fog contributing to cool summer mornings and the marine breeze keeping afternoons more comfortable than further up valley. Mid-summer peak temperatures may reach 90°F (32.2°C), with noticeable diurnal fluctuation to the mid-50°F range (13°C)|
|Elevation||20 to 200 ft (6 to 61m).|
|Rainfall||32 inches (80cm) annually.|
|Soils||Principally gravelly silt loams, sedimentary in origin, and gravelly alluvial soils with rock, moderately fertile.|
|Total Area||11,000 acres (45 km2)|
|Size of planted vineyards||1,500 acres (6 km2)|
|Varietals/characteristics||Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot: Yountville favors Cabernet and Merlot with ripe, violety aromas and rich, but supple flavors and firm tannins.|