Picket Mountain

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Summit

Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.7163608°, -107.0167197°
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Elevation

9199 ft. (2804 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. Picket Mountain is covered by the Pilot Knob, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

McAlpin Mountain 2.0 mi
Buck Mountain 2.1 mi
Saddle Mountain 2.3 mi
Sand Mountain 3.1 mi
Meaden Peak 4.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Woody Creek, CO 100 mi
Snowmass Village, CO 104 mi
Aspen, CO 106 mi
Redstone, CO 107 mi
Leadville, CO 108 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Devils Slide Land 0.7 mi
Pond Lily Lakes Water 1.5 mi
Rim Rocks Land 2.8 mi
Sand Creek Ditch Water 3.7 mi
Cottonwood Gulch Land 4.1 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 STEAMBOAT SPRI which is approximately 17 miles away and has an elevation of 6,636 feet (2,563 feet lower than Picket Mountain). 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 2.58" 27.7° 0.9°
February 2.15" 33.2° 4.0°
March 2.04" 42.5° 15.2°
April 2.31" 53.2° 23.9°
May 2.31" 64.2° 31.5°
June 1.43" 75.3° 36.0°
July 1.46" 82.0° 41.9°
August 1.46" 80.6° 40.9°
September 1.72" 72.0° 32.5°
October 1.92" 59.4° 23.5°
November 2.35" 40.6° 13.3°
December 2.37" 28.7° 2.1°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 93% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 69% of other locations on record.