Nelson Creek

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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.6654279°, -122.3869535°
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Elevation

722 ft. (220 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. Nelson Creek is covered by the Shasta Dam, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Little Churn Creek 1.3 mi
Newtown Creek 2.1 mi
Buckeye Creek 2.3 mi
Rancheria Creek 2.7 mi
Salt Creek 2.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Colusa, CA 102 mi
Williams, CA 105 mi
Redwood Valley, CA 106 mi
Upper Lake, CA 107 mi
Calpella, CA 108 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Rich Gulch Land 1.5 mi
Sand Flat Land 1.6 mi
Government Camp Man-made 1.8 mi
Riley Gulch Land 2.1 mi
Walker Mine Man-made 2.1 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 SHASTA which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 1,075 feet (353 feet higher than Nelson Creek). 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 11.47" 53.2° 39.4°
February 10.76" 56.8° 41.4°
March 10.79" 61.4° 43.3°
April 4.18" 68.3° 47.5°
May 2.80" 77.4° 54.7°
June 1.25" 86.5° 62.2°
July .26" 94.5° 67.9°
August .42" 93.7° 66.4°
September 1.63" 87.1° 61.9°
October 2.97" 75.6° 54.5°
November 7.86" 59.9° 44.9°
December 9.01" 53.3° 39.8°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

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