Pigpen Hill

Summits

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:
40.6624663°, -108.4503777°
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Elevation

6325 ft. (1928 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. Pigpen Hill is covered by the Clay Buttes, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Clay Buttes 3.1 mi
Monument Hill 3.6 mi
Lone Mountain 6.1 mi
Dry Mountain 6.7 mi
Twin Buttes 7.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Collbran, CO 102 mi
Loma, CO 103 mi
Fruita, CO 105 mi
Palisade, CO 107 mi
Clifton, CO 109 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Two Bar Draw Land 2.7 mi
Solace Ranch Man-made 2.7 mi
Pigpen Draw Land 2.8 mi
Two Bar Springs Water 2.8 mi
Clay Buttes Reservoir Water 3.2 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 MAYB which is approximately 21 miles away and has an elevation of 5,908 feet (417 feet lower than Pigpen 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 .86" 31.0° 2.3°
February .81" 36.4° 6.3°
March 1.16" 46.7° 18.5°
April 1.41" 56.4° 25.7°
May 1.39" 66.5° 34.0°
June .82" 78.1° 41.0°
July 1.02" 84.8° 47.4°
August .84" 83.3° 45.7°
September 1.05" 73.2° 35.7°
October 1.44" 60.7° 25.5°
November 1.14" 43.0° 15.2°
December .79" 32.7° 3.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 61% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 91% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 90% of other locations on record.