Horse Canyon

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Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.5931372°, -107.3169665°
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Elevation

4475 ft. (1364 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. Horse Canyon is covered by the Hockett, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Thirtysix Canyon 3.1 mi
Willow Canyon 3.8 mi
Blue Canyon 4.0 mi
Uvas Valley 5.8 mi
Oak Canyon 6.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Salem, NM 10 mi
Placitas, NM 10 mi
Hatch, NM 11 mi
Rodey, NM 11 mi
Garfield, NM 12 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

10448 Water Well Man-made 2.2 mi
10450 Water Well Man-made 2.6 mi
06154 Water Well Man-made 2.7 mi
Southerland Well Man-made 2.8 mi
10451 Water Well Man-made 3.1 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 FLOR which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 4,450 feet (25 feet lower than Horse Canyon). 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" 57.2° 22.9°
February .51" 62.6° 24.8°
March .22" 69.8° 29.8°
April .10" 76.8° 35.6°
May .31" 85.9° 44.5°
June .68" 95.6° 54.4°
July 2.26" 95.0° 61.0°
August 2.34" 92.1° 59.6°
September 1.55" 87.1° 52.9°
October 1.23" 78.2° 41.6°
November .43" 66.8° 29.2°
December .88" 57.1° 22.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 94% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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