China Mine (aka Ora Grande 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:
41.71206°, -123.8975721°
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Elevation

958 ft. (292 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. China Mine is covered by the Canthook Mountain, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Gilmore Mine 3.1 mi
Grumpy Mine 3.3 mi
Sunrise Mine 3.3 mi
Chrome Mine 3.3 mi
Camp Eight Mine 3.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Little River, CA 169 mi
Comptche, CA 170 mi
Albion, CA 172 mi
Redwood Valley, CA 173 mi
Calpella, CA 175 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Haydens Gulch Land 0.1 mi
Hurdygurdy Bridge Man-made 0.4 mi
Canthook Prairie Land 1.0 mi
Stevens Ranch Man-made 1.1 mi
Big Flat Land 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 KLAM which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 25 feet (933 feet lower than China 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 12.24" 55.1° 37.7°
February 11.20" 56.3° 39.5°
March 10.99" 57.2° 40.2°
April 5.89" 59.0° 41.9°
May 3.70" 61.9° 45.4°
June 1.70" 64.8° 48.9°
July .37" 66.7° 51.5°
August .75" 66.7° 51.7°
September 1.99" 67.1° 49.0°
October 5.25" 64.2° 44.8°
November 11.65" 58.1° 40.9°
December 13.40" 54.8° 37.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 98% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 90% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 98% of other locations on record.