Forbes Junction (historical)



Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams, Mines, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.2822387°, -104.5388731°
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6224 ft. (1897 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. Forbes Junction (historical) is covered by the Ludlow, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Locales

Berwind Ruins 4.7 mi

Nearby Cities

El Moro, CO 6 mi
Trinidad, CO 8 mi
Jansen, CO 9 mi
Hoehne, CO 9 mi
Aguilar, CO 10 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Chicosa Canyon Land 0.3 mi
Lion Canyon Land 1.0 mi
Cummings Canyon Land 1.2 mi
Alpine Mine Man-made 1.4 mi
Majestic Mine Man-made 1.4 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 TRINI which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 6,030 feet (194 feet lower than Forbes Junction (historical)). 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 .46" 49.5° 19.1°
February .49" 53.0° 22.4°
March 1.16" 59.2° 28.5°
April 1.22" 66.6° 34.7°
May 1.95" 75.1° 43.8°
June 1.62" 84.6° 52.7°
July 2.69" 87.6° 57.3°
August 2.75" 85.2° 55.8°
September 1.29" 79.9° 48.6°
October 1.01" 70.6° 37.5°
November .99" 57.0° 26.7°
December .48" 49.5° 19.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 55% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 50% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 83% of other locations on record.