Miners Ranch Tunnel

Tunnels

Tunnel

Linear underground passageway open at both ends.
man-made Icon Man-made
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.5157202°, -121.4263553°
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Elevation

1680 ft. (512 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. Miners Ranch Tunnel is covered by the Oroville Dam, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Tunnels

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Lake Wyandotte 63 Dam Man-made 0.7 mi
Lake Wyandotte Water 0.9 mi
Buffalo Ranch Man-made 1.2 mi
Loafer Creek Recreation Area Man-made 1.2 mi
Loafer Creek Water 1.3 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 OROVI which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 171 feet (1,509 feet lower than Miners Ranch Tunnel). 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 5.52" 54.2° 36.3°
February 5.20" 60.4° 40.1°
March 4.70" 64.6° 43.3°
April 1.84" 71.3° 46.1°
May .99" 80.2° 51.9°
June .31" 89.0° 58.0°
July .07" 94.7° 61.5°
August .16" 93.1° 59.1°
September .46" 87.0° 54.9°
October 1.59" 77.6° 48.6°
November 3.74" 63.0° 41.0°
December 4.17" 54.6° 36.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 92% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 89% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 62% of other locations on record.