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:
48.1619303°, -109.7549212°
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Elevation

4383 ft. (1336 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 Centennial Mountain, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Lost Canyon 1.9 mi
Salt Coulee 4.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Orangeville, UT 621 mi
Loma, CO 621 mi
Castle Dale, UT 622 mi
Manti, UT 622 mi
Collbran, CO 623 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Ranger Creek Water 0.0 mi
Mahikahn Creek Water 0.4 mi
Green Creek Water 0.9 mi
Mistiguenou Ridge Land 1.6 mi
Kihiw Ridge Land 1.8 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 BIG SA which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 2,770 feet (1,613 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 .56" 30.1° 4.5°
February .34" 37.5° 10.5°
March .60" 48.7° 20.1°
April 1.13" 61.0° 29.2°
May 2.46" 70.8° 38.6°
June 2.58" 79.2° 45.5°
July 1.64" 86.7° 50.0°
August 1.35" 86.3° 48.1°
September 1.38" 74.7° 38.1°
October .75" 62.2° 28.4°
November .49" 43.7° 16.5°
December .54" 33.5° 7.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 51% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 88% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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