Any one of several areally extensive natural features not included in other categories.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.159718°, -108.4823102°
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6854 ft. (2089 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. The Glades is covered by the Moccasin Mesa, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

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Nearby Points of Interest

Sun Point Pueblo Man-made 0.4 mi
House of Many Windows Man-made 0.4 mi
Sun Point Land 0.4 mi
Sunset House Man-made 0.5 mi
New Fire House Man-made 0.5 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 MESA VERDE NP which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 7,115 feet (261 feet higher than The Glades). 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 1.87" 37.9° 17.2°
February 1.52" 42.4° 21.2°
March 1.91" 48.8° 26.8°
April 1.24" 57.2° 32.2°
May 1.23" 67.4° 40.5°
June .55" 79.0° 50.0°
July 1.66" 83.9° 55.9°
August 2.00" 81.5° 54.4°
September 1.61" 74.2° 47.3°
October 1.85" 62.4° 36.8°
November 1.67" 47.6° 25.7°
December 1.33" 39.5° 18.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 66% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 56% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 78% of other locations on record.