KHCS-FM (Palm Desert)



A manmade structure, higher than its diameter, generally used for observation, storage, or electronic transmission.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.6903008°, -116.2880643°
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62 ft. (19 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. KHCS-FM (Palm Desert) is covered by the La Quinta, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Towers

KUNA-AM (Indio) 3.2 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

The Pyramids Club Man-made 0.4 mi
La Quinta Mountain Golf Course Man-made 0.6 mi
La Quinta Dunes Golf Course Man-made 0.7 mi
La Quinta Citrus Golf Course Man-made 0.7 mi
Fritz Burns Park Man-made 1.4 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 INDIO FIRE STAT which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of -21 feet (41 feet lower than KHCS-FM (Palm Desert)). 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 .78" 71.5° 42.0°
February .68" 75.9° 46.6°
March .47" 80.5° 52.4°
April .06" 87.1° 58.7°
May .06" 94.2° 65.5°
June .01" 103.2° 72.9°
July .10" 107.1° 78.4°
August .20" 106.0° 78.0°
September .21" 101.6° 72.0°
October .12" 92.0° 61.5°
November .18" 79.5° 48.1°
December .28" 71.7° 41.0°

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 95% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 100% of other locations on record.