Schonchin Flow (aka Black Ledge)
Part of Lava Beds National Monument

Lava Flows

Lava Flow

Formations resulting from the consolidation of molten rock on the surface of the Earth.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
41.7613866°, -121.5146273°
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Elevation

4377 ft. (1334 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. Schonchin Flow is covered by the Captain Jacks Stronghold, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Lava Flows

Ross Flow 1.9 mi
Devils Homestead 2.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Lava Beds National Monument Man-made 0.2 mi
Lava Beds Wilderness Land 0.6 mi
Hardin Butte Land 0.7 mi
Cranston Knob Land 0.9 mi
Semig Basin Land 1.1 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 LAVA BEDS NAT MONUM which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 4,770 feet (393 feet higher than Schonchin Flow). 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 1.75" 41.6° 22.4°
February 1.81" 45.4° 25.2°
March 2.02" 50.1° 27.9°
April 1.12" 57.3° 31.8°
May 1.25" 66.4° 38.0°
June .94" 75.8° 44.5°
July .62" 84.8° 51.0°
August .51" 85.0° 50.6°
September .60" 77.2° 44.4°
October 1.14" 65.9° 36.5°
November 1.39" 49.5° 27.8°
December 1.66" 41.6° 22.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 60% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 60% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 85% of other locations on record.