San Pedro

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San Pedro was named for St. Peter of Alexandria, a Fourth Century bishop in Alexandria, Egypt. His feast day is November 24, the day on which Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo discovered the bay in 1542 which would come to be known as San Pedro. Situated in a Mediterranean climate zone experiencing mild, wet winters and warm to hot summers, the breezes from the Pacific Ocean tend to keep the beach community cooler in summer and warmer in winter than those in further inland Los Angeles