Butt Valley 93 Dam

Dams

Dam

Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.1148871°, -121.1477396°
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Elevation

4147 ft. (1264 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. Butt Valley 93 Dam is covered by the Caribou, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Dams

Nearby Points of Interest

Benner Creek Water 0.2 mi
Red Rock Mine Man-made 1.2 mi
Perini Place Man-made 1.2 mi
Owl Creek Water 1.2 mi
Sunnyside Mine Man-made 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 CANYON which is approximately 5 miles away and has an elevation of 4,560 feet (413 feet higher than Butt Valley 93 Dam). 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 6.68" 40.0° 23.0°
February 6.72" 43.8° 24.9°
March 5.71" 49.5° 27.6°
April 2.44" 57.6° 30.7°
May 1.64" 67.1° 36.8°
June .76" 76.2° 43.0°
July .25" 84.0° 48.0°
August .35" 83.4° 46.7°
September .93" 76.1° 41.8°
October 2.18" 64.1° 34.9°
November 4.71" 48.2° 28.6°
December 5.43" 40.4° 23.6°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 55% of other locations on record.