John Hands Picnic Ground

Parks

Park

Place or area set aside for recreation or preservation of a cultural or natural resource and under some form of government administration; not including National or State forests or Reserves.
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Mines, and Reserves
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
31.8767595°, -109.2225614°
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Elevation

5718 ft. (1743 m.)

Topographic Map

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. John Hands Picnic Ground is covered by the Portal, AZ US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Photos

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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 PORTAL 4 SW which is approximately 1 miles away and has an elevation of 5,390 feet (328 feet lower than John Hands Picnic Ground). 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 1.44" 52.9° 23.4°
February 1.24" 57.5° 25.3°
March .96" 63.1° 29.4°
April .54" 70.4° 33.8°
May .53" 78.1° 40.8°
June 1.07" 86.6° 48.6°
July 4.38" 85.2° 55.6°
August 3.70" 82.0° 54.4°
September 2.35" 78.5° 48.3°
October 2.02" 70.7° 38.3°
November 1.44" 60.4° 28.4°
December 1.89" 53.0° 23.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 51% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 62% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 72% of other locations on record.