Phipps Lake

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Lake

Natural body of inland water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.9610352°, -120.1464143°
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Elevation

8540 ft. (2603 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. Phipps Lake is covered by the Rockbound Valley, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Lakes

Grouse Lakes 0.6 mi
Rubicon Lake 0.8 mi
Cliff Lake 1.0 mi
Lower Velma Lake 1.6 mi
Middle Velma Lake 1.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Phipps Pass Land 0.3 mi
Phipps Peak Land 0.5 mi
Stony Ridge Lake Water 1.3 mi
Jakes Peak Land 1.4 mi
Stony Ridge Lake 1-032 Dam Man-made 1.4 mi

Nearby Photos

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Historical Weather

Below are weather averages from 1971 to 2000 according to data gathered from the nearest official weather stations. The nearest temperature station is XN TAHOE VALLEY AP which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 150 feet (2,286 feet lower than Phipps Lake). The nearest precipitation station is TAHOE C which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 150 feet (2,310 feet lower than Phipps Lake). 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 6.01" 41.0° 15.1°
February 5.71" 42.4° 17.0°
March 4.57" 45.6° 22.5°
April 1.82" 52.7° 26.4°
May 1.21" 61.1° 31.9°
June .77" 70.4° 36.8°
July .33" 78.6° 39.8°
August .46" 78.7° 38.5°
September .90" 72.0° 32.5°
October 1.95" 61.8° 25.8°
November 4.25" 48.8° 19.7°
December 4.68" 41.8° 14.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 89% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 66% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 100% of other locations on record.