Escalante Desert

Plains

Plain

A region of general uniform slope, comparatively level and of considerable extent.
See also: Flats
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.9383043°, -113.3071824°
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Elevation

5154 ft. (1571 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. Escalante Desert is covered by the Avon, UT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Iron Springs Creek Water 1.8 mi
Horse Hollow Land 4.0 mi
Norte Well Man-made 5.9 mi
Mud Spring Wash Land 6.3 mi
Mud Spring Hills Land 6.8 mi

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 CEDAR CITY AP which is approximately 20 miles away and has an elevation of 5,587 feet (433 feet higher than Escalante Desert). 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 .90" 41.8° 18.5°
February .97" 46.7° 22.8°
March 1.34" 53.5° 28.4°
April 1.00" 61.2° 33.7°
May .91" 71.1° 41.5°
June .45" 83.1° 50.1°
July .93" 89.4° 57.8°
August 1.15" 87.1° 56.8°
September .83" 78.9° 47.6°
October 1.30" 66.1° 36.0°
November .97" 51.6° 25.9°
December .65" 42.7° 18.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 65% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 52% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 93% of other locations on record.