Mines

Mine

Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Parks, Reserves, and Woods
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.6493156°, -122.543348°
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Elevation

1535 ft. (468 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. Desmond Mine is covered by the Whiskeytown, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Eiler Mine 1.4 mi
Ganim Mine 1.5 mi
Ganim Mine 1.5 mi
Iron Mountain Mine 2.0 mi
Sunshine Mine 2.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Redwood Valley, CA 102 mi
Colusa, CA 103 mi
Calpella, CA 104 mi
Upper Lake, CA 104 mi
Williams, CA 105 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Red Gulch Land 0.5 mi
Liberty Gulch Land 0.6 mi
Whiskey Creek Picnic Area Man-made 0.7 mi
White Rock Gulch Land 0.7 mi
South Fork Mountain Land 1.0 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 WHISKEYTOWN RESERV which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 1,295 feet (240 feet lower than Desmond Mine). 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 11.26" 53.4° 35.6°
February 10.69" 56.9° 37.6°
March 11.14" 61.8° 40.4°
April 4.22" 69.0° 44.3°
May 2.76" 78.3° 51.5°
June 1.07" 87.7° 58.1°
July .41" 96.1° 62.9°
August .24" 95.9° 61.2°
September 1.56" 89.0° 56.7°
October 2.95" 76.8° 49.3°
November 8.15" 60.3° 40.5°
December 8.79" 53.5° 35.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 95% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 88% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 96% of other locations on record.