Poor Mans Canyon

Valleys

Valley

Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.0371228°, -120.7113181°
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Elevation

1539 ft. (469 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. Poor Mans Canyon is covered by the Michigan Bluff, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Foresthill, CA 6 mi
Georgetown, CA 11 mi
Alta, CA 13 mi
Dutch Flat, CA 13 mi
Colfax, CA 14 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Mary Anna Mine Man-made 0.1 mi
Eldorado Creek Water 0.3 mi
Anna Sue Mine Man-made 0.5 mi
Eastman Mine Man-made 0.6 mi
Mosquito Ridge Lookout Man-made 0.9 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 14 miles away and has an elevation of 2,400 feet (861 feet higher than Poor Mans Canyon). 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.