Dog Bone Canyon



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

Latitude, Longitude:
34.3158361°, -117.6150543°
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6463 ft. (1970 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. Dog Bone Canyon is covered by the Telegraph Peak, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Slover Canyon 1.7 mi
Sheep Canyon 2.3 mi
Heath Canyon 2.8 mi
Swarthout Valley 2.9 mi
Coldwater Canyon 2.9 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Pauite Campground Man-made 0.2 mi
Dawson Peak Land 1.5 mi
Wright Mountain Land 1.6 mi
Pine Mountain Land 1.7 mi
Stockton Flat Land 1.7 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 FONTANA KAISER (ONTARIO) which is approximately 17 miles away and has an elevation of 1,102 feet (5,361 feet lower than Dog Bone 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 3.50" 67.9° 45.3°
February 3.42" 70.0° 46.9°
March 3.49" 70.9° 47.1°
April .63" 76.1° 48.9°
May .19" 80.3° 53.1°
June .01" 88.4° 57.3°
July .00" 95.0° 61.5°
August .11" 95.0° 63.0°
September .26" 90.8° 61.5°
October .27" 83.0° 55.9°
November 1.26" 73.7° 48.9°
December 1.63" 68.5° 44.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 93% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 97% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 85% of other locations on record.