Buck Point (aka Buck Peak)

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Summit

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

Latitude, Longitude:
40.8241354°, -107.367839°
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Elevation

10528 ft. (3209 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. Buck Point is covered by the Buck Point, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Mount Oliphant 0.9 mi
Mount Welba 1.2 mi
Sand Point 2.4 mi
Black Mountain 2.5 mi
Sawtooth Mountain 5.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Woody Creek, CO 110 mi
Snowmass Village, CO 114 mi
Redstone, CO 114 mi
Collbran, CO 114 mi
Aspen, CO 117 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Bears Ears Trail Man-made 1.1 mi
Shorty Creek Water 4.1 mi
South Fork Slater Creek Water 4.5 mi
Cataract Creek Water 4.5 mi
Boulder Creek Water 4.6 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 BA which is approximately 21 miles away and has an elevation of 6,240 feet (4,288 feet lower than Buck Point). 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 .55" 32.2° 5.8°
February .40" 36.7° 8.8°
March .37" 46.9° 20.5°
April .83" 58.1° 28.0°
May 1.39" 67.8° 35.3°
June .87" 79.6° 42.4°
July 1.34" 85.9° 47.6°
August .91" 83.7° 46.6°
September 1.07" 74.1° 38.6°
October 1.33" 61.4° 28.8°
November .61" 43.2° 18.8°
December .53" 33.6° 8.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 55% 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 95% of other locations on record.