Big Spring Gulch



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

Latitude, Longitude:
45.6466062°, -109.6682328°
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4288 ft. (1307 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. Big Spring Gulch is covered by the Work Creek, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Tom Benson Gulch 1.8 mi
Curtis Gulch 3.3 mi
Norwegian Gulch 3.9 mi
Bear Chip Coulee 5.1 mi
Dry Gulch 6.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Loma, CO 448 mi
Orangeville, UT 449 mi
Castle Dale, UT 450 mi
Fruita, CO 451 mi
Collbran, CO 451 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

02S16E12DCBA01 Well Man-made 2.0 mi
Bozeman Trail Man-made 2.3 mi
02S17E09BDAC01 Spring Water 2.6 mi
02S17E15DCDC01 Spring Water 2.8 mi
02S17E15DCAC01 Spring Water 2.9 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 NYE 2 which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 4,840 feet (552 feet higher than Big Spring Gulch). 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 .63" 38.7° 17.6°
February .58" 42.4° 20.0°
March 1.13" 49.2° 24.8°
April 2.04" 57.6° 31.1°
May 3.08" 65.6° 37.4°
June 2.98" 73.9° 43.5°
July 1.81" 81.9° 47.6°
August 1.45" 82.3° 46.4°
September 1.81" 72.4° 39.7°
October 1.44" 61.3° 33.0°
November .74" 45.9° 25.3°
December .75" 39.7° 18.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 75% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 55% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 78% of other locations on record.