Alpha Diggings

Mines

Mine

Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.335454°, -120.7871621°
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Elevation

3950 ft. (1204 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. Alpha Diggings is covered by the Washington, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Giant King Mine 0.4 mi
Omega Diggings 1.5 mi
Zeibright Mine 1.7 mi
Spanish Mine 3.2 mi
Blue Lead Mine 3.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Skillman Flat Land 1.1 mi
Skillman Campground Man-made 1.2 mi
Scotchman Creek Water 1.5 mi
River Rest Campground Man-made 1.5 mi
Washington Creek Water 1.7 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 DEER CREEK FORE which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 4,455 feet (505 feet higher than Alpha Diggings). 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 12.90" 49.9° 32.1°
February 13.31" 50.5° 32.2°
March 11.17" 53.0° 33.0°
April 5.00" 59.7° 37.1°
May 2.94" 67.9° 44.0°
June .96" 76.6° 50.9°
July .26" 83.7° 57.7°
August .34" 84.1° 57.8°
September 1.46" 78.2° 53.0°
October 3.53" 67.7° 45.5°
November 9.29" 54.9° 36.5°
December 9.42" 50.4° 32.2°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 81% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 97% of other locations on record.