Lava Cliff Rapids
Part of Grand Canyon National Park

Rapids

Rapids

Fast-flowing section of a stream, often shallow and with exposed rock or boulders.
See also: Bends and Streams
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.8254121°, -113.6478657°
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Elevation

1204 ft. (367 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. Lava Cliff Rapids is covered by the Spencer Canyon, AZ US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Spencer Canyon Land 0.1 mi
Lava Cliff Land 0.7 mi
Meriwhitica Canyon Land 2.0 mi
Surprise Canyon Land 2.2 mi
Lost Creek Water 2.7 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 TEMPLE which is approximately 41 miles away and has an elevation of 1,280 feet (76 feet higher than Lava Cliff Rapids). 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 .68" 58.1° 36.3°
February .72" 64.1° 39.9°
March .61" 72.2° 45.9°
April .16" 81.6° 53.4°
May .12" 91.6° 63.2°
June .04" 103.1° 73.8°
July .52" 108.0° 80.4°
August .33" 105.7° 78.8°
September .27" 97.8° 69.8°
October .16" 83.6° 57.1°
November .24" 67.8° 44.2°
December .30" 58.5° 36.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 100% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 89% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 100% of other locations on record.