Cradle Tank



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
31.6883389°, -111.2604241°
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3727 ft. (1136 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. Cradle Tank is covered by the Cerro Colorado, AZ US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Cerro Colorado Tank 0.9 mi
Horseshoe Tank 1.1 mi
Basin Tank 1.5 mi
Rock Tank 2.1 mi
Sparkplug Tank 2.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Heintzelman Mine Man-made 0.9 mi
Cerro Colorado Mountains Land 1.1 mi
Media Well Man-made 1.1 mi
Cerro Colorado Land 1.2 mi
Black Princess Mine Man-made 1.3 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 TUMACACORI NATL MONUM which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 3,267 feet (460 feet lower than Cradle Tank). 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 1.24" 65.0° 31.8°
February 1.12" 68.6° 33.7°
March 1.01" 72.4° 37.0°
April .35" 79.8° 41.6°
May .22" 87.8° 48.4°
June .46" 97.8° 58.0°
July 3.79" 96.2° 65.9°
August 3.97" 93.4° 64.6°
September 1.72" 90.9° 58.6°
October 1.43" 82.7° 47.8°
November .74" 72.1° 36.6°
December 1.35" 65.4° 31.9°

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 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 80% of other locations on record.