Saguache Reservoir

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Reservoir

Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.1003043°, -106.1272021°
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Elevation

7726 ft. (2355 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. Saguache Reservoir is covered by the Saguache, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Saguache, CO 1 mi
Bonanza, CO 13 mi
Moffat, CO 14 mi
Center, CO 24 mi
Crestone, CO 24 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Saguache Dam Man-made 0.1 mi
Flagpole Hill Land 0.2 mi
Saguache District Ranger Office Man-made 1.0 mi
Hillside Cemetery Man-made 1.3 mi
O'Neal Spring Water 1.3 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 SAGUA which is approximately 1 miles away and has an elevation of 7,692 feet (34 feet lower than Saguache Reservoir). 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 .29" 33.9° 1.7°
February .19" 40.0° 8.2°
March .44" 48.7° 18.1°
April .62" 57.4° 24.7°
May .77" 66.5° 33.1°
June .58" 76.2° 41.5°
July 1.40" 79.8° 47.0°
August 1.64" 77.7° 45.5°
September 1.00" 71.6° 37.3°
October .68" 61.5° 26.9°
November .52" 46.2° 14.5°
December .25" 35.8° 4.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 86% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 92% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.