Needle Rock

Pillars

Pillar

Vertical, standing, often spire-shaped, natural rock formation.
See also: Ridges and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.8331644°, -124.5664997°
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Elevation

0 ft. (0 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. Needle Rock is covered by the Cape Blanco, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Pillars

Barrel Rock 0.7 mi
Split Rock 0.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Little River, CA 249 mi
Comptche, CA 252 mi
Albion, CA 253 mi
Redwood Valley, CA 257 mi
Calpella, CA 259 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Cape Blanco Water 0.3 mi
Pyramid Rock Land 0.9 mi
Blanco Reef Land 1.0 mi
Black Rock Land 1.1 mi
Cape Blanco State Park Man-made 1.2 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 PORT ORFORD 2 which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 42 feet (42 feet higher than Needle Rock). 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 11.40" 53.5° 39.5°
February 9.57" 54.6° 41.0°
March 9.69" 55.0° 41.2°
April 5.75" 57.1° 42.5°
May 3.85" 60.6° 46.1°
June 2.11" 64.1° 49.7°
July .63" 67.3° 52.5°
August 1.20" 68.4° 52.9°
September 2.02" 67.8° 50.9°
October 4.86" 63.0° 46.5°
November 10.89" 56.5° 43.1°
December 12.24" 53.5° 39.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 98% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 93% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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