Portuguese Pass



Low point or opening between hills or mountains or in a ridge or mountain range.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.8002286°, -118.5817543°
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7352 ft. (2241 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. Portuguese Pass is covered by the Tobias Peak, CA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Gaps

Fir Camp Saddle 2.1 mi
Bull Run Pass 2.7 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Tip Top Mine Man-made 0.1 mi
Portuguese Meadow Land 0.4 mi
Cold Spring Water 0.6 mi
Portuguese Peak Land 0.7 mi
Camp Mountain Meadows Man-made 0.8 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 GLENNVI which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 3,140 feet (4,212 feet lower than Portuguese Pass). 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 3.88" 55.7° 27.9°
February 3.54" 57.4° 30.4°
March 3.72" 59.1° 32.5°
April 1.62" 65.1° 34.3°
May .73" 73.3° 38.9°
June .14" 82.7° 44.0°
July .05" 88.8° 49.5°
August .16" 87.9° 49.0°
September .53" 82.3° 45.4°
October .92" 72.7° 38.0°
November 2.13" 61.2° 30.9°
December 2.51" 56.0° 26.9°

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 70% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 75% of other locations on record.