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Actis
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State California
County Kern County
Elevation 2,562 ft (781 m)

Actis (formerly, Highberg, Rummington, and Gloster) is an unincorporated community in Kern County, California. It is located 6.5 miles (10 km) north of Rosamond, at an elevation of 2562 feet (781 m). It is situated between Mojave and Rosamond at Backus Road and California State Route 14.

The Highberg post office opened in 1917, changed its name to Rummington in 1918, and closed for good in 1927.

Climate

Climate data for Actis
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °F (°C) 57.1
(13.94)
60.2
(15.67)
64.6
(18.11)
73.8
(23.22)
81.4
(27.44)
90.5
(32.5)
98.5
(36.94)
97.2
(36.22)
92.3
(33.5)
79.6
(26.44)
67.5
(19.72)
59.9
(15.5)
76.9
(24.94)
Average low °F (°C) 29.9
(-1.17)
33.8
(1)
37.8
(3.22)
45.7
(7.61)
52.3
(11.28)
61.3
(16.28)
67.8
(19.89)
65.7
(18.72)
58.4
(14.67)
47.4
(8.56)
35.9
(2.17)
31.5
(-0.28)
47.3
(8.5)
Precipitation inches (mm) 1.1
(28)
1.3
(33)
1.2
(30)
0.4
(10)
0.1
(3)
0
(0)
0
(0)
0.1
(3)
0.2
(5)
0.2
(5)
0.4
(10)
1.2
(30)
6.2
(157)
Source: Weatherbase

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