Brito, California

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Unincorporated community
Brito is located in California
Location in California
Coordinates: 36°59′33″N 120°42′32″W / 36.99250°N 120.70889°W / 36.99250; -120.70889Coordinates: 36°59′33″N 120°42′32″W / 36.99250°N 120.70889°W / 36.99250; -120.70889
Country United States
State California
County Merced County
Elevation[1] 108 ft (33 m)

Brito is an unincorporated community in Merced County, California.[1] It is located on the Southern Pacific Railroad 4.5 miles (7.2 km) west of Dos Palos,[2] at an elevation of 108 feet (33 m).[1]


According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Brito has a semi-arid climate, abbreviated "BSk" on climate maps.[3]


  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Brito, California
  2. ^ Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 750. ISBN 1-884995-14-4. 
  3. ^ Climate Summary for Brito, California