Castle Pass

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Gap

Low point or opening between hills or mountains or in a ridge or mountain range.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.3582378°, -120.3652032°
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Elevation

7917 ft. (2413 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. Castle Pass is covered by the Norden, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Gaps

Euer Saddle 1.7 mi
Donner Pass 3.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Andesite Peak Land 0.5 mi
Andesite Ridge Land 0.5 mi
Round Valley Land 0.8 mi
Castle Peak Land 1.0 mi
Castle Valley Land 1.6 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 DONNER MEMORIAL ST PK which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 5,937 feet (1,980 feet lower than Castle Pass). 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 6.89" 39.6° 14.4°
February 6.72" 42.1° 16.5°
March 5.83" 45.1° 21.2°
April 2.50" 51.7° 25.4°
May 1.55" 60.8° 31.2°
June .76" 71.1° 36.9°
July .47" 79.3° 41.1°
August .59" 79.2° 40.5°
September 1.11" 72.2° 35.0°
October 2.18" 61.6° 28.1°
November 4.92" 47.4° 21.4°
December 5.48" 39.7° 15.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 87% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 65% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 57% of other locations on record.