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 Plateau is covered by the Juniper, OR US Topo Map quadrantFree US Topo Map PDF Order Waterproof Printed Topo Map
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 MCNARY which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 361 feet (331 feet lower than Columbia Plateau). 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.
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This location's average summer high temps are lower than 55% of other locations on record.
This location's average winter low temps are higher than 74% of other locations on record.
This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.