Buckhorn Wilderness



A tract of land set aside for a specific use (does not include forests, civil divisions, parks).
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Mines, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
47.8439584°, -123.125538°
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6457 ft. (1968 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. Buckhorn Wilderness is covered by the Mount Deception, WA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Redwood Valley, CA 593 mi
Comptche, CA 593 mi
Little River, CA 593 mi
Calpella, CA 595 mi
Albion, CA 597 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Buckhorn Pass Land 0.4 mi
Copper City Man-made 0.7 mi
Buckhorn Lake Water 0.7 mi
Tubal Cain Mine (historical) Man-made 1.2 mi
Buckhorn Mountain Land 1.3 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 QUILCENE 2 SW which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 123 feet (6,334 feet lower than Buckhorn Wilderness). 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 7.39" 45.0° 30.9°
February 7.38" 50.1° 32.6°
March 5.93" 55.8° 34.8°
April 3.81" 61.3° 38.2°
May 2.82" 67.1° 43.2°
June 2.13" 71.8° 47.6°
July 1.29" 77.4° 50.6°
August 1.24" 78.6° 50.5°
September 1.60" 73.2° 45.7°
October 4.13" 62.0° 39.6°
November 7.99" 50.5° 34.7°
December 8.65" 44.2° 31.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 89% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 79% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 88% of other locations on record.