County of Marin Health and Human Services

Cooling Centers in Marin County

A cooling center is a place where you and your family can go to cool off during hot summer days. 

Cooling center locations can include:

  • Government-run buildings
  • Senior centers
  • Community centers
  • Parks and recreation sites
  • Public buildings, such as libraries

The decision to open a cooling center is dependent on weather forecast and the availability of appropriate space to house a cooling center. Reach out to your local city / town for more information about cooling centers in your area.  Future cooling center openings will be posted to this site as details are confirmed.  Cooling center locations would be found at

Excessive Heat Event

The County of Marin will work with local cities and towns to support daytime cooling centers during excessive heat events.  Visit Marin's Public Emergency Portal to stay up-to-date:

Page last reviewed: September 7, 2022