Also Known As: The Rock, Yerba Buena, Pelican Island, Bird Island, White Island, Alcatraces Island, Alcatrazes Island, Isla De Alcatraces, Isla De Los Alcatraces, Isle of Alcatraces, and Los Alcatrasses.
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. Alcatraz Island is covered by the San Francisco North, CA US Topo Map quadrantFree US Topo Map PDF Order Waterproof Printed Topo Map
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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 SAN FRANCISCO DOWNT which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 175 feet (63 feet higher than Alcatraz Island). 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.
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This location's average summer high temps are lower than 97% of other locations on record.
This location's average winter low temps are higher than 98% of other locations on record.
This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 71% of other locations on record.