La Union Main Canal



Manmade waterway used by watercraft or for drainage, irrigation, mining, or water power.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.0348221°, -106.6624943°
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3802 ft. (1159 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. La Union Main Canal is covered by the La Mesa, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Canals

Nearby Cities

Chamberino, NM 1 mi
Berino, NM 3 mi
Anthony, NM 4 mi
Anthony, TX 4 mi
Vado, NM 5 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

San Luis Cemetery Man-made 1.4 mi
10121 Water Well Man-made 1.6 mi
10122 Water Well Man-made 1.8 mi
LM-7 Water Well Man-made 1.9 mi
LM-2 Water Well Man-made 2.0 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 LA TUNA 1 S which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 3,800 feet (2 feet lower than La Union Main Canal). 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 .45" 59.6° 29.7°
February .34" 65.8° 33.6°
March .20" 73.2° 38.9°
April .08" 80.7° 45.3°
May .35" 89.0° 54.2°
June .83" 97.2° 63.6°
July 1.47" 97.2° 68.1°
August 2.12" 94.3° 66.7°
September 1.20" 89.6° 61.0°
October .89" 80.5° 49.1°
November .35" 68.0° 37.0°
December .69" 59.1° 30.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 96% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 76% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.