Squaw Valley

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Basin

Natural depression or relatively low area enclosed by higher land.
See also: Valleys
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.8643441°, -119.5485266°
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Elevation

4678 ft. (1426 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. Squaw Valley is covered by the Squaw Valley, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Basins

Nearby Cities

Gerlach, NV 18 mi
Empire, NV 23 mi
Eagleville, CA 43 mi
Litchfield, CA 55 mi
Likely, CA 56 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Crutcher Canyon Land 0.0 mi
Squaw Valley Ranch (historical) Man-made 1.8 mi
New Spring Water 2.1 mi
Jones Canyon Land 2.1 mi
Mountain View Mine Man-made 2.2 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 GERL which is approximately 18 miles away and has an elevation of 3,950 feet (728 feet lower than Squaw Valley). 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 .72" 39.8° 21.8°
February .73" 46.6° 26.3°
March .76" 55.1° 31.4°
April .81" 63.1° 36.4°
May .94" 71.6° 44.5°
June .71" 81.1° 52.1°
July .33" 89.4° 58.4°
August .40" 88.5° 56.5°
September .41" 79.2° 47.7°
October .35" 67.1° 36.7°
November .93" 50.6° 27.0°
December .81" 40.3° 19.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 65% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 52% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 98% of other locations on record.