Oso Pumping Plant



Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams, Forests, Mines, Parks, Reserves, and Woods
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.8102562°, -118.7195351°
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3140 ft. (957 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. Oso Pumping Plant is covered by the La Liebre Ranch, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Oso Canyon Land 0.7 mi
Tehachapi Afterbay Water 1.4 mi
Los Alamos Creek Water 1.7 mi
South Portal Number Four Man-made 1.7 mi
Cottonwood Canyon Land 1.7 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 SANDBERG which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 4,510 feet (1,370 feet higher than Oso Pumping Plant). 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 2.48" 48.8° 37.1°
February 3.21" 50.9° 38.1°
March 2.29" 53.3° 38.2°
April .60" 59.1° 41.6°
May .28" 67.1° 47.7°
June .07" 77.7° 56.3°
July .02" 84.7° 62.8°
August .09" 84.4° 63.2°
September .25" 79.0° 59.5°
October .32" 68.3° 51.4°
November .82" 56.3° 42.0°
December 2.17" 49.1° 35.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 62% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 88% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 90% of other locations on record.