Lower Buckwater Draw

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:
40.3032999°, -108.9815052°
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Elevation

6342 ft. (1933 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. Lower Buckwater Draw is covered by the Plug Hat Rock, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Richardson Draw 1.2 mi
Buckwater Draw 2.4 mi
Bull Canyon 2.6 mi
Sand Draw 4.1 mi
Basin Springs Draw 5.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Loma, CO 77 mi
Fruita, CO 80 mi
Redlands, CO 87 mi
Fruitvale, CO 88 mi
Clifton, CO 88 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Plug Hat Rock Land 1.0 mi
Plug Hat Picnic Area Man-made 1.0 mi
Blue Mountain Spring Number 2 Water 1.2 mi
K Point Land 2.5 mi
Escalante Overlook Man-made 2.5 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 DINOSAUR NATL MONU which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 5,920 feet (422 feet lower than Lower Buckwater 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 .72" 32.7° 10.1°
February .62" 38.9° 14.8°
March 1.01" 50.6° 24.9°
April 1.21" 61.0° 31.8°
May 1.41" 71.7° 40.5°
June .85" 84.2° 49.3°
July 1.00" 90.6° 56.3°
August .85" 88.4° 54.7°
September 1.21" 78.2° 45.6°
October 1.48" 63.8° 34.9°
November .80" 45.3° 22.5°
December .57" 34.6° 12.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 72% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 77% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 92% of other locations on record.