Black Tail Tank



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.2662558°, -108.8336532°
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5505 ft. (1678 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. Black Tail Tank is covered by the Holt Mountain, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

M T Tank 0.3 mi
Fence Tank 0.6 mi
Goodard Tank 0.6 mi
Red Tank 1.1 mi
PDQ Tank 1.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Pleasanton, NM 2 mi
Glenwood, NM 5 mi
Buckhorn, NM 17 mi
Cliff, NM 25 mi
Gila, NM 26 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Goddard Canyon Prospects Man-made 0.2 mi
Red Colt Canyon Prospects Man-made 0.9 mi
Liberty Bell Number One Claim Man-made 1.2 mi
Goat Corral Canyon Land 1.4 mi
Goat Spring Water 1.4 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 B which is approximately 29 miles away and has an elevation of 5,420 feet (85 feet lower than Black Tail Tank). 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 1.53" 53.5° 18.7°
February 1.43" 57.6° 20.7°
March 1.41" 62.1° 24.9°
April .54" 69.6° 29.5°
May .63" 78.0° 37.4°
June .69" 87.6° 45.2°
July 3.59" 88.0° 53.0°
August 3.80" 85.2° 51.6°
September 2.43" 80.8° 45.0°
October 2.41" 71.8° 34.5°
November 1.02" 61.2° 22.7°
December 1.66" 54.1° 17.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 57% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 54% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 73% of other locations on record.