Giles Well



Manmade shaft or hole in the Earth's surface used to obtain fluid or gaseous materials.
See also: Springs
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.4031081°, -108.2467303°
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7405 ft. (2257 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. Giles Well is covered by the Blue Hills, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Wells

Daddy Haynes Well 0.8 mi
Nelson Well 1.4 mi
Taylor Well 2.1 mi
Top of the Mesa Well 2.2 mi
New Well 2.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Pie Town, NM 10 mi
Quemado, NM 15 mi
Datil, NM 29 mi
Fence Lake, NM 30 mi
Aragon, NM 40 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

McPhual Man-made 1.5 mi
McPhaul Ranch Man-made 1.7 mi
Sidwell Man-made 1.8 mi
Taylor Hills Land 2.2 mi
Forest Hill Cemetery Man-made 2.3 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 QUEM which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 6,878 feet (527 feet lower than Giles Well). 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 .49" 46.6° 13.9°
February .59" 51.6° 17.4°
March .68" 57.7° 21.6°
April .40" 65.5° 25.7°
May .46" 74.6° 33.2°
June .40" 84.1° 41.0°
July 2.13" 85.3° 49.7°
August 2.39" 82.5° 48.8°
September 1.38" 77.8° 41.2°
October 1.11" 68.2° 29.4°
November .65" 55.7° 19.4°
December .50" 48.5° 13.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 67% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 93% of other locations on record.