Gold Point Mine (aka Gold Flat Mine)



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

Latitude, Longitude:
39.5737867°, -120.74022°
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3629 ft. (1106 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. Gold Point Mine is covered by the Sierra City, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Cleveland Mine 1.7 mi
Buffalo Mine 2.6 mi
Eaglebird Mine 2.7 mi
Sovereign Mine 2.7 mi
Primrose Mine 3.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Gold Point Ravine Land 0.3 mi
Union Flat Campground Man-made 0.5 mi
China Flat Land 0.8 mi
Bee Ranch Trail Man-made 0.9 mi
Camp Yuba Man-made 1.0 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 DOWNIEVI which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 2,914 feet (715 feet lower than Gold Point 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 11.07" 48.6° 29.5°
February 10.69" 53.1° 31.0°
March 9.84" 58.2° 32.8°
April 4.56" 65.0° 35.0°
May 2.92" 72.8° 40.4°
June .93" 82.0° 45.4°
July .32" 88.7° 49.2°
August .34" 88.8° 48.3°
September 1.51" 83.1° 44.5°
October 3.63" 72.6° 38.1°
November 8.04" 56.0° 32.5°
December 8.79" 48.2° 29.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 62% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 75% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 95% of other locations on record.