Black Mesa Arroyo



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
36.7725268°, -104.3963746°
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6204 ft. (1891 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 Mesa Arroyo is covered by the Clifton House, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Nearby Cities

Raton, NM 9 mi
Maxwell, NM 18 mi
Capulin, NM 22 mi
Starkville, CO 25 mi
Folsom, NM 27 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Moore Man-made 1.0 mi
Moore Pit Man-made 1.9 mi
Davis Reservoir Water 2.8 mi
Davis Reservoir Dam Man-made 2.9 mi
Stockton 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 RATON KRTN RA which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 6,640 feet (436 feet higher than Black Mesa Arroyo). 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 .33" 46.3° 13.0°
February .30" 50.2° 16.5°
March .71" 56.5° 22.5°
April .92" 63.7° 29.0°
May 2.39" 71.0° 38.7°
June 1.99" 79.9° 46.3°
July 3.04" 83.3° 51.1°
August 3.13" 81.2° 50.4°
September 1.76" 75.8° 42.8°
October 1.12" 67.2° 31.9°
November .46" 54.1° 21.2°
December .39" 46.8° 14.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 70% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 70% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 82% of other locations on record.