Summits

Summit

Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
36.2774807°, -112.3793458°
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Elevation

6657 ft. (2029 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. King Crest is covered by the Powell Plateau, AZ US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Fan Island 1.6 mi
Masonic Temple 1.9 mi
Fiske Butte 2.9 mi
Tyndall Dome 3.7 mi
Wallace Butte 3.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Supai, AZ 17 mi
Grand Canyon, AZ 20 mi
Tusayan, AZ 25 mi
Valle, AZ 45 mi
Fredonia, AZ 47 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Dutton Canyon Land 0.5 mi
Cougar Spring Water 1.0 mi
Dutton Point Land 1.2 mi
Powell Plateau Land 1.6 mi
Hakatai Canyon Land 2.3 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 BRIGHT ANGEL R S which is approximately 18 miles away and has an elevation of 8,400 feet (1,743 feet higher than King Crest). 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 3.73" 38.4° 16.0°
February 3.42" 40.4° 17.2°
March 3.64" 44.4° 20.8°
April 1.47" 51.9° 26.3°
May .87" 61.5° 33.1°
June .46" 73.2° 40.5°
July 1.83" 77.0° 46.6°
August 2.17" 74.4° 45.9°
September 1.76" 68.0° 39.9°
October 2.04" 57.0° 30.5°
November 1.84" 45.2° 22.3°
December 2.47" 39.7° 16.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 93% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 60% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 67% of other locations on record.