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Skyforest, California
Postcard from Rock Cabin, Skyforest resort
Postcard from Rock Cabin, Skyforest resort
Skyforest, California is located in California
Skyforest, California
Skyforest, California
Location in California
Country United States
State California
County San Bernardino
Elevation
5,741 ft (1,750 m)
Time zone UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
92385
Area code(s) 909
GNIS feature ID 1661451

Skyforest is an unincorporated community in San Bernardino County, California, United States.

Skyforest is located at an elevation of approximately 5,700 feet in the San Bernardino Mountains, along California State Route 18, 1 mile (1.6 km) southeast of Lake Arrowhead and approximately 75 miles east of Los Angeles. Skyforest has a post office with ZIP code 92385, which opened in 1928.

Climate

According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, Skyforest has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csa" on climate maps.

Climate data for Skyforest, California
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 7.8
(46)
9.4
(49)
11.7
(53)
15.6
(60)
19.4
(67)
24.4
(76)
27.8
(82)
27.2
(81)
25
(77)
18.9
(66)
12.2
(54)
8.3
(47)
17.2
(63)
Average low °C (°F) -1.7
(29)
-1.1
(30)
-0.6
(31)
1.7
(35)
5
(41)
8.9
(48)
13.3
(56)
13.3
(56)
10.6
(51)
5.6
(42)
1.1
(34)
-1.1
(30)
4.4
(40)
Precipitation mm (inches) 218
(8.6)
203
(8)
165
(6.5)
74
(2.9)
28
(1.1)
5
(0.2)
3
(0.1)
10
(0.4)
20
(0.8)
41
(1.6)
107
(4.2)
145
(5.7)
1,019
(40.1)
Source: Weatherbase

Demographic information

Skyforest is inhabited by humans as well as old world trees, and a diversity of plant and animal wildlife.

Among the human population, there are both full-time and part-time, often living in family units. The permanent population of Skyforest, like the Mountains Community at large, is growing.

Those identifying with Skyforest as their Primary Residence are constituents of CA State Assembly District 33 and State Senate District 23. As an unincorporated community, residents rely on County Officials for representation and public administration as well.

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