McDowell Spring



Place where underground water flows naturally to the surface of the Earth.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.1731796°, -121.1826779°
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636 ft. (194 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. McDowell Spring is covered by the Crevison Peak, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Springs

Laurel Spring 0.8 mi
Reeves Spring 1.4 mi
Big Spring 1.5 mi
Eagle Spring 2.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Warm Gulch Land 0.5 mi
Long Gulch Land 0.9 mi
Crevison Peak Land 1.3 mi
Big Pine Canyon Land 1.4 mi
Brown Gulch Land 1.4 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 SAN LUIS which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 277 feet (359 feet lower than McDowell Spring). 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 2.10" 54.1° 36.4°
February 2.11" 60.5° 40.7°
March 1.74" 65.3° 45.4°
April .55" 71.6° 49.2°
May .49" 78.4° 54.2°
June .05" 85.6° 58.9°
July .03" 91.2° 63.2°
August .10" 90.5° 62.9°
September .23" 86.6° 59.8°
October .54" 78.0° 52.7°
November 1.25" 64.3° 43.5°
December 1.33" 54.8° 35.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 76% 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 lower than 94% of other locations on record.