Mount Vernon (aka Wagon Wheel Mountain)



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:
35.6971844°, -119.9662483°
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650 ft. (198 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. Mount Vernon is covered by the Emigrant Hill, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Wagon Wheel Mountain 1.5 mi
Emigrant Hill 3.0 mi
Cerro del Sur 6.3 mi
Cascajo Hill 6.6 mi
El Vejón 7.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Welcome Valley Land 1.0 mi
Point of Rocks Land 2.2 mi
Hannah Ranch Man-made 2.2 mi
Salt Spring Water 2.5 mi
Temblor Pumping Station Man-made 2.8 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 BUTTONWIL which is approximately 35 miles away and has an elevation of 269 feet (381 feet lower than Mount Vernon). 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 1.31" 54.7° 35.8°
February 1.19" 62.4° 40.0°
March 1.39" 67.9° 44.0°
April .47" 75.4° 47.1°
May .23" 83.8° 53.9°
June .07" 91.2° 60.2°
July .01" 95.8° 65.0°
August .04" 94.5° 63.4°
September .20" 89.4° 58.3°
October .28" 80.4° 48.8°
November .55" 65.7° 39.1°
December .70" 55.2° 33.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 94% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 83% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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