Billy Goat Hill



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars and Ranges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.9838731°, -103.4988244°
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4695 ft. (1431 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. Billy Goat Hill is covered by the Chimney Canyons, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

The Rocks 4.1 mi
Dipper Hill 5.7 mi
Molly and Mable 10.5 mi
Flat Top Butte 11.1 mi
Kirchnavy Butte 12.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Limon, CO 119 mi
Hugo, CO 128 mi
Simla, CO 131 mi
Ramah, CO 133 mi
Elbert, CO 134 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Sand Canyon Land 1.6 mi
Bob Eaton Canyon Land 2.5 mi
Antelope Spring Water 5.1 mi
Dipper Spring Water 5.5 mi
West Chimney Land 5.9 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 NEW RAYMER 21 N which is approximately 20 miles away and has an elevation of 5,180 feet (485 feet higher than Billy Goat Hill). 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 .34" 37.3° 11.3°
February .29" 42.0° 15.2°
March .92" 48.1° 21.1°
April 1.22" 57.2° 28.1°
May 2.76" 66.5° 38.5°
June 1.95" 77.1° 47.9°
July 2.46" 84.7° 53.6°
August 1.97" 82.8° 52.1°
September 1.71" 73.5° 42.1°
October 1.00" 61.5° 30.9°
November .68" 46.2° 19.7°
December .36" 39.0° 12.7°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 74% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 84% of other locations on record.