Mount Langley

Also Known As: Cirque Peak, Sheep Mountain, Corcoran Mountain, False Mount Whitney, Mount Corcoran, Mount Whitney Number One, and Old Mount Whitney.



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

Latitude, Longitude:
36.5232685°, -118.2389774°
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13979 ft. (4261 m.)

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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. Mount Langley is covered by the Mount Langley, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Mount Corcoran 1.2 mi
Mount Le Conte 1.4 mi
The Miter 1.6 mi
Mount Mallory 2.2 mi
Mount Irvine 2.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Lone Pine, CA 11 mi
Cartago, CA 18 mi
Independence, CA 19 mi
Keeler, CA 20 mi
Olancha, CA 21 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Cottonwood Lake Number Six Water 1.0 mi
The Major General Land 1.4 mi
Iridescent Lake Water 1.4 mi
Cottonwood Lake Number Five Water 1.5 mi
Cottonwood Lake Number Four Water 1.8 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 INDEPENDE which is approximately 19 miles away and has an elevation of 3,950 feet (10,029 feet lower than Mount Langley). 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 .99" 54.5° 27.3°
February 1.13" 59.5° 30.4°
March .73" 65.9° 34.9°
April .21" 74.1° 40.4°
May .19" 83.6° 49.4°
June .18" 93.9° 58.4°
July .13" 99.7° 63.6°
August .12" 97.4° 61.3°
September .26" 89.6° 55.2°
October .18" 77.6° 44.5°
November .49" 63.8° 33.7°
December .59" 55.3° 27.5°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 71% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 99% of other locations on record.