Santa Rita Hills (aka Serro de Santa Rita)



Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.6349844°, -120.3154341°
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1302 ft. (397 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 Rita Hills is covered by the Los Alamos, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Ridges

Purisima Hills 4.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Drum Canyon Land 1.7 mi
Crawford Canyon Land 1.8 mi
Lompoc Valley Land 1.8 mi
Santa Rosa Park Man-made 2.1 mi
Santa Rosa Creek Water 2.4 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 LOM which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 95 feet (1,207 feet lower than Santa Rita Hills). 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 3.20" 66.0° 41.4°
February 3.64" 67.3° 43.3°
March 3.38" 68.2° 44.5°
April .93" 70.9° 45.6°
May .31" 71.2° 48.7°
June .04" 73.7° 51.5°
July .01" 75.4° 53.5°
August .05" 76.7° 54.5°
September .24" 77.8° 53.6°
October .48" 76.4° 49.6°
November 1.34" 71.1° 44.0°
December 2.23" 66.7° 40.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 91% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 94% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 83% of other locations on record.