Banta Ridge



Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
See also: Ranges and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.9960823°, -108.9678862°
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6283 ft. (1915 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. Banta Ridge is covered by the Banta Ridge, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Ridges

Weaver Ridge 6.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Loma, CO 56 mi
Fruita, CO 59 mi
Redlands, CO 66 mi
Fruitvale, CO 68 mi
Grand Junction, CO 68 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Banta Flats Reservoir Water 1.0 mi
Lower Cottonwood Reservoir Water 1.6 mi
Shavetail Park Land 2.4 mi
Banty Point Land 3.2 mi
Middle Cottonwood Reservoir Water 3.3 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 RANGELY 1 E which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 5,290 feet (993 feet lower than Banta Ridge). 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 .56" 30.3° 4.9°
February .48" 38.0° 11.3°
March 1.02" 51.0° 24.6°
April 1.26" 61.0° 32.7°
May 1.23" 71.6° 41.5°
June .85" 83.9° 49.9°
July .95" 90.3° 56.5°
August .93" 88.4° 55.0°
September 1.19" 78.4° 45.6°
October 1.39" 65.0° 34.1°
November .73" 46.0° 21.5°
December .51" 33.4° 8.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 70% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 87% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 93% of other locations on record.