Sunset Mountain (aka Sunrise Mountain)



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
43.940972°, -123.9124537°
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1667 ft. (508 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. Sunset Mountain is covered by the Goodwin Peak, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Mount Peter 1.4 mi
Goodwin Peak 1.4 mi
Mount Grayback 3.3 mi
Mount Popocatepetl 3.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Little River, CA 323 mi
Comptche, CA 324 mi
Redwood Valley, CA 325 mi
Albion, CA 326 mi
Calpella, CA 327 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Sweet Creek Falls Water 0.6 mi
Fall Creek Water 0.8 mi
Elk Wallow Creek Water 0.9 mi
Beaver Creek Falls Water 1.0 mi
Earl Creek Water 1.0 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 HONEYMAN STATE P which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 115 feet (1,552 feet lower than Sunset Mountain). 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 10.83" 50.7° 36.5°
February 9.34" 53.6° 38.2°
March 8.96" 56.0° 38.6°
April 5.24" 59.2° 40.5°
May 3.80" 63.2° 43.9°
June 2.47" 66.6° 47.5°
July .92" 69.4° 49.9°
August 1.14" 70.0° 50.7°
September 2.27" 70.1° 48.9°
October 5.34" 63.4° 44.6°
November 10.76" 54.5° 40.6°
December 11.96" 50.4° 36.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 97% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 89% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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