University Hill
Part of Agate Fossil Beds National Monument



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

Latitude, Longitude:
42.4177416°, -103.7302145°
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4459 ft. (1359 m.)

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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. University Hill is covered by the Whistle Creek NW, NE US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Carnegie Hill 0.1 mi
Mount Edna 11.1 mi
Lone Sand Hill 18.0 mi
Spoon Butte 18.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Harrison, NE 20 mi
Crawford, NE 24 mi
Van Tassell, WY 25 mi
Morrill, NE 33 mi
Henry, NE 33 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Agate Fossil Beds National Monument Man-made 1.2 mi
Skavdahl Reservoir Water 1.4 mi
Skavdahl Dam Man-made 1.6 mi
Agate Fossil Beds Trail Man-made 2.2 mi
Johnson Ranch Man-made 3.2 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 AGATE 3 E which is approximately 0 miles away and has an elevation of 4,670 feet (211 feet higher than University Hill). 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 .28" 37.6° 7.3°
February .29" 43.2° 12.7°
March .59" 51.6° 20.2°
April 1.34" 60.9° 28.0°
May 2.95" 70.8° 38.2°
June 2.20" 81.2° 46.7°
July 2.02" 88.5° 51.9°
August 1.62" 87.5° 50.1°
September 1.32" 78.3° 39.5°
October .98" 65.5° 27.6°
November .40" 48.1° 16.4°
December .25" 39.3° 7.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 60% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 83% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 86% of other locations on record.