Granite Point



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

Latitude, Longitude:
46.8143357°, -116.880718°
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4505 ft. (1373 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. Granite Point is covered by the Robinson Lake, ID US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Moscow Mountain 0.9 mi
East Twin 1.2 mi
West Twin 1.7 mi
East Moscow Mountain 2.0 mi
Rocky Point 2.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 526 mi
Ely, NV 532 mi
Silver City, NV 540 mi
Dayton, NV 541 mi
New Empire, NV 547 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Twin Creek Water 0.9 mi
Palouse Range Land 1.5 mi
White Cross Mine Man-made 1.8 mi
Moscow Mountain Picnic Area Man-made 1.9 mi
East Moscow Lookout Man-made 2.1 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 MOSCOW U OF I which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 2,660 feet (1,845 feet lower than Granite Point). 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 2.99" 35.6° 23.2°
February 2.52" 41.3° 26.8°
March 2.57" 49.0° 31.2°
April 2.52" 57.5° 35.4°
May 2.62" 65.9° 40.6°
June 1.87" 73.1° 45.2°
July 1.12" 82.6° 48.4°
August 1.19" 84.0° 48.7°
September 1.28" 74.4° 42.9°
October 2.01" 60.5° 36.0°
November 3.54" 43.1° 29.9°
December 3.14" 35.5° 23.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 66% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 65% of other locations on record.