Main Canal Number 2



Manmade waterway used by watercraft or for drainage, irrigation, mining, or water power.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.5055477°, -108.56176°
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6929 ft. (2112 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. Main Canal Number 2 is covered by the Trimble Point, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Canals

Moonlight Lateral 2.8 mi
West Lateral 3.3 mi
Main Canal Number 1 3.5 mi
East Lateral 4.2 mi
U Lateral 5.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Dolores, CO 4 mi
Lewis, CO 6 mi
Cortez, CO 11 mi
Mancos, CO 19 mi
Towaoc, CO 23 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

McPhee Reservoir Water 0.3 mi
Beaver Creek Marina Man-made 0.5 mi
McPhee Recreation Area Man-made 0.6 mi
Ridge Point Overlook Man-made 0.6 mi
Sage Hen Fishing Man-made 0.7 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 YELLOW JACKET 2 W which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 6,860 feet (69 feet lower than Main Canal Number 2). 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 1.20" 38.1° 15.4°
February 1.30" 42.9° 19.4°
March 1.37" 50.1° 25.2°
April .92" 59.6° 31.0°
May 1.32" 69.4° 39.3°
June .59" 81.6° 47.9°
July 1.53" 86.9° 54.0°
August 1.65" 84.5° 52.9°
September 1.54" 76.3° 46.0°
October 1.95" 63.6° 36.3°
November 1.53" 48.3° 25.1°
December 1.04" 39.9° 17.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 51% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 62% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 83% of other locations on record.