Horse Spring



Place where underground water flows naturally to the surface of the Earth.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.5915802°, -108.5853466°
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8399 ft. (2560 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. Horse Spring is covered by the Henderson Ridge, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Springs

Franklin Spring 1.1 mi
Elk Horn Spring 1.5 mi
Henderson Spring 1.7 mi
Toms Spring 2.0 mi
McKey Spring 2.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Loma, CO 30 mi
Fruita, CO 31 mi
Clifton, CO 35 mi
Redlands, CO 36 mi
Palisade, CO 36 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Escalante Breaks Land 0.9 mi
Browns Point Land 1.0 mi
Horse Ridge Land 1.1 mi
Quakie Canyon Land 1.2 mi
Boyd Gulch Land 1.5 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 ALTENB which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 5,678 feet (2,721 feet lower than Horse Spring). 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 1.13" 35.8° 10.7°
February 1.29" 42.8° 17.2°
March 1.65" 52.9° 24.4°
April 1.51" 62.0° 29.5°
May 1.81" 71.7° 37.2°
June .97" 83.3° 43.1°
July 1.35" 88.8° 49.8°
August 1.36" 85.9° 48.8°
September 1.64" 77.4° 41.1°
October 1.82" 65.0° 31.5°
November 1.41" 48.4° 21.1°
December 1.06" 37.5° 12.2°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 76% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 81% of other locations on record.