Wales Ditch

Canals

Canal

Manmade waterway used by watercraft or for drainage, irrigation, mining, or water power.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.7196994°, -106.2200237°
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Elevation

8166 ft. (2489 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. Wales Ditch is covered by the Gould NW, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Leadville, CO 102 mi
Fairplay, CO 104 mi
Woody Creek, CO 106 mi
Aspen, CO 110 mi
Snowmass Village, CO 111 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Sage Hen Creek Water 1.3 mi
Capron Mine Man-made 1.6 mi
Monolith Mine Man-made 1.7 mi
Allard Ranch Man-made 1.7 mi
Ballinger Draw Land 1.9 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 WAL which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 8,120 feet (46 feet lower than Wales Ditch). 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 .62" 30.4° 3.6°
February .61" 34.0° 5.9°
March .82" 41.1° 13.9°
April 1.07" 50.3° 20.6°
May 1.51" 60.7° 28.6°
June 1.06" 71.9° 36.7°
July 1.28" 78.4° 40.6°
August 1.05" 76.8° 38.6°
September 1.21" 68.2° 31.4°
October .89" 56.2° 22.3°
November .83" 39.9° 12.7°
December .59" 31.9° 5.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 90% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 92% of other locations on record.