Dows Prairie (aka Dow's Prairie)

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Area

Any one of several areally extensive natural features not included in other categories.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.9742925°, -124.1011771°
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Elevation

220 ft. (67 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. Dows Prairie is covered by the Arcata North, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Areas

Nearby Cities

Little River, CA 119 mi
Comptche, CA 121 mi
Albion, CA 122 mi
Redwood Valley, CA 127 mi
Calpella, CA 129 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Naval Auxiliary Air Station Arcata (historical) Man-made 0.4 mi
Coast Guard Air Station Humboldt Bay Man-made 0.6 mi
Duke Creek Water 0.7 mi
Vista Point Man-made 0.9 mi
Rose Creek Water 1.0 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 station. The nearest weather station for both precipitation and temperature measurements is EUREKA WFO WOODLEY IS which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 20 feet (200 feet lower than Dows Prairie). 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 5.97" 55.0° 40.8°
February 5.51" 55.9° 41.8°
March 5.55" 56.1° 42.2°
April 2.91" 57.4° 44.0°
May 1.62" 59.6° 47.6°
June .65" 61.8° 50.7°
July .16" 63.3° 52.8°
August .38" 63.9° 53.4°
September .86" 63.6° 51.2°
October 2.36" 61.3° 47.7°
November 5.78" 58.0° 43.9°
December 6.35" 55.1° 40.6°

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 94% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 55% of other locations on record.