Conway Draw (aka Cottonwood Creek)
Part of Dinosaur National Monument

Valleys

Valley

Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.7309736°, -108.8840153°
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Elevation

5344 ft. (1629 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. Conway Draw is covered by the Canyon of Lodore North, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Hoy Draw 4.2 mi
Jack Springs Draw 4.7 mi
Bull Canyon 5.1 mi
Davis Draw 5.4 mi
Goodman Gulch 5.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Loma, CO 106 mi
Fruita, CO 109 mi
Collbran, CO 114 mi
Redlands, CO 115 mi
Palisade, CO 115 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Lodore Ranger Station Man-made 0.3 mi
Gates of Lodore Land 1.3 mi
Dummy Bottom Water 1.6 mi
Buffham Place Man-made 1.8 mi
Carr Place Man-made 2.0 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 5 miles away and has an elevation of 5,354 feet (10 feet higher than Conway Draw). 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.