Temecula Valley

Loma Linda University Medical Center – Murrieta is located in the heart of Southern California’s Temecula Valley, in the city of Murrieta. The greater metropolitan region in which LLUMC-Murrieta is located is comprised of five cities that include Temecula, Murrieta, Menifee, Wildomar and Lake Elsinore, commonly referred to as Southwest Riverside County.

The region is a key gateway to San Diego, Orange County, the city of Riverside, the San Jacinto Mountains and Palm Springs.

Temperatures rarely dip below 60 degrees Fahrenheit on winter days. Summers are hot and dry with temperatures ranging from 80 to 100 degrees.

World famous beaches such Coronado, Carlsbad and Oceanside, are a short drive to the south. Opportunities for superb surfing, sailing, hiking and skiing allow residents to enjoy the quintessential Southern California lifestyle.

For those who enjoy staying closer to home, the Temecula Valley offers abundant opportunities for shopping, dining, arts and music, exploring the outdoors and family fun.