Buck Ridge

Ridges

Ridge

Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.5519098°, -108.7384431°
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Elevation

7933 ft. (2418 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. Buck Ridge is covered by the Greystone, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Ridges

Limestone Ridge 1.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Loma, CO 94 mi
Fruita, CO 96 mi
Collbran, CO 100 mi
Palisade, CO 102 mi
Redlands, CO 102 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

The Gap Land 0.4 mi
Paint Iron Mine Man-made 1.2 mi
Van Noy Valley Land 1.3 mi
Douglas Mountain Mine Man-made 1.3 mi
Deer Valley Land 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 BROWNS PARK REF which is approximately 20 miles away and has an elevation of 5,354 feet (2,579 feet lower than Buck Ridge). 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 .39" 37.3° 5.9°
February .45" 43.2° 11.5°
March .74" 51.5° 21.1°
April .81" 59.8° 27.2°
May 1.16" 70.6° 35.7°
June .69" 82.3° 41.6°
July .68" 88.8° 46.9°
August .66" 87.2° 44.9°
September 1.00" 77.8° 36.1°
October 1.16" 66.0° 26.4°
November .56" 48.2° 16.4°
December .37" 38.7° 7.7°

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 86% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.