Marks Butte



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.8155477°, -102.5071325°
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4075 ft. (1242 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. Marks Butte is covered by the Marks Butte, CO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Flat Top 13.2 mi
Twin Buttes 15.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Sedgwick, CO 8 mi
Ovid, CO 12 mi
Haxtun, CO 14 mi
Paoli, CO 14 mi
Crook, CO 16 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Prairie View School Man-made 2.9 mi
Sunrise School Man-made 3.6 mi
Price Ranch Man-made 3.9 mi
Woodham Cemetery Man-made 5.3 mi
Cottonwood Creek Water 7.8 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 SEDGWICK 5 S which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 3,990 feet (85 feet lower than Marks Butte). 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 .47" 39.6° 14.3°
February .54" 46.6° 19.6°
March 1.32" 55.0° 25.9°
April 1.81" 64.5° 33.8°
May 3.20" 73.7° 44.2°
June 2.78" 84.5° 53.3°
July 2.58" 91.0° 59.0°
August 2.00" 89.7° 57.7°
September 1.23" 81.2° 48.3°
October .93" 68.1° 36.4°
November .76" 50.7° 24.1°
December .43" 41.8° 16.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 74% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 65% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 79% of other locations on record.