Big River Laguna (aka Big River Lagoon)

Swamps

Swamp

Poorly drained wetland, fresh or saltwater, wooded or grassy, possibly covered with open water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.2978907°, -123.6774721°
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Elevation

39 ft. (12 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. Big River Laguna is covered by the Mathison Peak, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Laguna Creek Water 0.4 mi
Wheel Gulch Land 1.3 mi
Edison Ranch (historical) Man-made 1.6 mi
Mendocino Lumber Company Ranch (historical) Man-made 1.7 mi
Peterson Gulch Land 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 FORT BRAGG 5 N which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 120 feet (81 feet higher than Big River Laguna). 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 7.32" 55.9° 40.8°
February 6.78" 57.0° 41.5°
March 6.48" 58.4° 42.1°
April 2.86" 60.7° 43.2°
May 1.59" 62.4° 45.4°
June .42" 64.8° 48.0°
July .14" 66.6° 49.5°
August .34" 66.7° 50.0°
September .74" 67.0° 49.3°
October 2.57" 64.1° 46.4°
November 5.42" 59.2° 43.1°
December 6.34" 55.4° 39.9°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 93% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 62% of other locations on record.