Columbia Placer

Mines

Mine

Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.6445634°, -123.3156173°
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Elevation

1663 ft. (507 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. Columbia Placer is covered by the Golden, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Jim Blaine Mine 0.3 mi
Yellowhorn Mine 0.4 mi
Greenback Mine 0.8 mi
Star Mine 1.0 mi
Shot Mine 1.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Redwood Valley, CA 234 mi
Comptche, CA 234 mi
Little River, CA 234 mi
Calpella, CA 236 mi
Albion, CA 238 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Whiskey Bottle Creek Water 0.5 mi
Placer Cemetery Man-made 0.6 mi
Browning Spring Water 0.7 mi
Black Canyon Land 0.9 mi
Tom East Creek Water 1.0 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 SEXTON SUMMIT which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 3,832 feet (2,169 feet higher than Columbia Placer). 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 4.71" 42.5° 32.5°
February 4.29" 44.1° 33.0°
March 3.92" 46.7° 32.5°
April 2.38" 51.9° 34.9°
May 1.35" 60.1° 39.6°
June .94" 67.5° 45.4°
July .35" 75.5° 51.8°
August .61" 75.7° 52.7°
September 1.20" 70.3° 49.8°
October 2.93" 59.3° 43.3°
November 5.32" 45.7° 35.2°
December 5.18" 42.0° 32.5°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 81% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 55% of other locations on record.