San Simon River

Also Known As: Rio de Sauz, Rio de Sonoca, Rio de Suanca, Rio San Domingo, Rio Sauz, Rio Suez, San Simon Creek, San Simon Wash, Sauz River, Solomonville Wash, and Suauca.



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.8314544°, -109.649245°
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2943 ft. (897 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. San Simon River is covered by the Safford, AZ US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Tidwell Wash 1.0 mi
Dry Lake Wash 2.5 mi
Stockton Wash 3.1 mi
Wilson Wash 3.2 mi
Lone Star Wash 3.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Glenwood, NM 56 mi
Peridot, AZ 57 mi
San Carlos, AZ 59 mi
Cutter, AZ 68 mi
East Fork, AZ 69 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Dry Lake Water 1.3 mi
Montezuma Canal Water 1.5 mi
Union Canal Water 1.7 mi
Arizona Highway Department and Highway Patrol Man-made 2.0 mi
Solomon Siding Man-made 2.0 mi

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 SAFFORD AGRICULTRL CTR which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 2,954 feet (11 feet higher than San Simon River). 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 .74" 60.2° 29.0°
February .78" 65.3° 32.7°
March .61" 71.2° 37.7°
April .22" 79.6° 43.1°
May .27" 88.7° 51.5°
June .31" 98.3° 60.7°
July 1.45" 98.4° 67.9°
August 1.72" 96.1° 66.4°
September 1.12" 92.1° 59.3°
October 1.10" 82.1° 47.2°
November .56" 69.2° 34.9°
December .91" 60.2° 28.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 97% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 74% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 96% of other locations on record.