Murphy Slough

Streams

Stream

Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.6723829°, -121.9774784°
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Elevation

128 ft. (39 m.)

Topographic Map

US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Murphy Slough is covered by the Ord Ferry, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Stony Creek 0.4 mi
Negro Sam Slough 0.6 mi
Channel Slough 2.8 mi
Mud Creek 3.3 mi
Big Chico Creek 3.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Colusa, CA 32 mi
Meridian, CA 37 mi
Williams, CA 37 mi
Sutter, CA 37 mi
Tierra Buena, CA 40 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Golden State Island Land 0.8 mi
Shannon Slough Water 1.0 mi
Phelan Island Land 1.2 mi
Perch Slough Water 1.6 mi
Deadmans Reach Water 2.4 mi

Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is CHICO UNIVERSITY F which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 185 feet (57 feet higher than Murphy Slough). Because the nearest station and this geographic feature may have differences in elevation and topography, the historic weather at the two separate locations may be different as well.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (in inches)

Month Precip AVG High Temp AVG Low Temp
January 5.17" 53.7° 35.2°
February 4.50" 60.0° 38.6°
March 4.32" 64.9° 41.5°
April 1.59" 71.9° 44.9°
May .91" 80.1° 51.3°
June .47" 87.8° 57.0°
July .05" 93.0° 60.7°
August .16" 92.2° 58.6°
September .59" 88.4° 54.6°
October 1.34" 78.7° 47.3°
November 3.50" 63.0° 40.2°
December 3.63" 54.4° 34.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 86% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 86% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 66% of other locations on record.