Black Canyon

Valleys

Valley

Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.3524496°, -108.7151364°
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Elevation

4554 ft. (1388 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. Black Canyon is covered by the Section House Draw, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Nearby Cities

Collbran, CO 424 mi
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Palisade, CO 432 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Ruckavina Well Number Three Man-made 2.8 mi
Sand Spring Water 3.0 mi
06S24E03CC__01 Spring Water 3.2 mi
Prewett Spring Water 3.2 mi
06S24E10DCDD01 Well Man-made 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 BRIDGER 2 N which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 3,630 feet (924 feet lower than Black Canyon). 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 .77" 33.9° 8.9°
February .57" 41.0° 13.9°
March 1.04" 50.9° 22.0°
April 1.69" 59.0° 29.3°
May 2.43" 69.5° 39.6°
June 1.63" 79.6° 47.7°
July .85" 87.1° 52.5°
August .73" 86.5° 50.9°
September 1.23" 75.0° 40.0°
October 1.29" 62.3° 30.6°
November .68" 45.1° 19.2°
December .57" 36.4° 11.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 52% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 88% of other locations on record.