High Mountain

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Summit

Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.1693636°, -120.510202°
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Elevation

2444 ft. (745 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. High Mountain is covered by the Calaveritas, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Soapstone Hill 2.2 mi
Wally Hill 2.3 mi
Mineral Mountain 3.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Gum Boot Mine Man-made 0.3 mi
Bence Mine Man-made 1.1 mi
O'Neil Creek Water 1.1 mi
Joaquin Gulch Land 1.2 mi
Friendship Mine Man-made 1.2 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 CALAVERAS BIG TR which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 4,694 feet (2,250 feet higher than High Mountain). 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 10.77" 44.3° 28.0°
February 9.94" 45.9° 28.5°
March 9.02" 48.7° 30.1°
April 4.14" 55.3° 33.3°
May 2.18" 64.1° 39.5°
June .74" 74.1° 46.6°
July .28" 81.2° 52.1°
August .22" 80.8° 51.7°
September 1.07" 74.0° 47.3°
October 3.14" 63.7° 40.2°
November 6.47" 50.5° 32.1°
December 7.45" 44.7° 28.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 81% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 73% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 90% of other locations on record.