Maple Creek, California

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Coordinates: 40°45′44″N 123°52′09″W / 40.76222°N 123.86917°W / 40.76222; -123.86917

Maple Creek
Unincorporated community
Maple Creek is located in California
Maple Creek
Maple Creek
Location in California
Maple Creek is located in the US
Maple Creek
Maple Creek
Maple Creek (the US)
Coordinates: 40°45′44″N 123°52′09″W / 40.76222°N 123.86917°W / 40.76222; -123.86917
Country United States
State California
County Humboldt County
Elevation[1] 528 ft (161 m)

Maple Creek (formerly, Maplecreek)[2] is an unincorporated community in Humboldt County, California.[1] It is located 9 miles (14 km) south-southeast of Korbel,[2] at an elevation of 528 feet (161 m).[1]

A post office operated at Maple Creek from 1886 to 1923.[2]

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Climate[edit]

This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Maple Creek has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csb" on climate maps.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Maple Creek, California
  2. ^ a b c Durham, David L. (1998). California's Geographic Names: A Gazetteer of Historic and Modern Names of the State. Clovis, Calif.: Word Dancer Press. p. 101. ISBN 1-884995-14-4.
  3. ^ Climate Summary for Maple Creek, California