Big John Ridge

Ridges

Ridge

Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
See also: Pillars and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.0398972°, -120.9441077°
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Elevation

2369 ft. (722 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 John Ridge is covered by the Colfax, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Ridges

Sore Finger Point 2.0 mi
Gillis Hill 2.3 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Live Oak Ravine Land 0.8 mi
Specimen Gulch Land 1.0 mi
Hinchy Mine Man-made 1.0 mi
Quail Trap Ravine Land 1.1 mi
Big John Hill Land 1.1 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 COL which is approximately 5 miles away and has an elevation of 2,400 feet (31 feet higher than Big John Ridge). 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 8.77" 55.6° 35.2°
February 8.43" 58.1° 36.9°
March 7.70" 60.4° 38.4°
April 3.19" 66.3° 41.8°
May 1.70" 73.9° 48.0°
June .59" 82.8° 55.3°
July .19" 89.6° 60.7°
August .23" 89.2° 59.1°
September 1.08" 84.2° 54.7°
October 2.58" 74.6° 47.1°
November 6.44" 60.7° 38.6°
December 7.02" 55.4° 34.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 66% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 85% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 77% of other locations on record.