Santa Rosa Mountains State Wilderness (aka Santa Rosa Wilderness)



A tract of land set aside for a specific use (does not include forests, civil divisions, parks).
See also: Dams, Locales, Mines, Parks, and Woods
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.3912467°, -116.3005682°
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856 ft. (261 m.)

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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. Santa Rosa Mountains State Wilderness is covered by the Clark Lake NE, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reserves

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Rockhouse Trail Man-made 2.5 mi
Clark Well Man-made 3.2 mi
Butler Canyon Land 3.3 mi
Rockhouse Canyon Land 3.4 mi
Coyote Mountain Land 3.7 mi

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 BORREGO DESERT P which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 805 feet (51 feet lower than Santa Rosa Mountains State Wilderness). 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 1.43" 69.1° 43.1°
February 1.41" 72.8° 45.9°
March .94" 77.5° 48.7°
April .19" 84.9° 53.2°
May .10" 92.6° 59.8°
June .02" 102.7° 68.1°
July .33" 107.2° 75.0°
August .59" 105.9° 75.1°
September .50" 100.5° 69.7°
October .21" 89.9° 60.6°
November .44" 77.6° 49.6°
December .75" 69.4° 43.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 99% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 96% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 99% of other locations on record.