Big Dipper Mine

Mines

Mine

Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
See also: Forests, Locales, Parks, Reserves, and Woods
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
41.7901142°, -123.8834058°
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Elevation

3638 ft. (1109 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. Big Dipper Mine is covered by the Gasquet, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Patterson Mine 0.4 mi
Cooncan Mine 0.5 mi
Thursday Evening Mine 0.6 mi
Apex Mine 1.1 mi
Sunset Mine 1.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Little River, CA 174 mi
Comptche, CA 175 mi
Albion, CA 177 mi
Redwood Valley, CA 178 mi
Calpella, CA 180 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Gordon Mountain Land 1.0 mi
Devils Gap Land 1.8 mi
Upper Coon Mountain Land 1.8 mi
Upper Coon Mountain Shelter Man-made 2.1 mi
Lower Coon Mountain Land 2.1 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 CRESCENT CITY 3 NNW which is approximately 17 miles away and has an elevation of 40 feet (3,598 feet lower than Big Dipper Mine). 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 10.15" 53.6° 39.6°
February 9.18" 54.4° 41.2°
March 9.22" 54.6° 41.8°
April 5.13" 56.6° 43.3°
May 3.13" 59.6° 46.0°
June 1.57" 62.7° 48.4°
July .40" 65.4° 50.4°
August .74" 66.0° 50.8°
September 1.67" 66.0° 48.7°
October 4.56" 63.0° 45.4°
November 9.84" 56.7° 42.0°
December 11.23" 54.0° 38.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 99% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 93% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 97% of other locations on record.