Buzzard Bay



Natural depression or relatively low area enclosed by higher land.
See also: Valleys
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.7684078°, -108.5867196°
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5321 ft. (1622 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. Buzzard Bay is covered by the Mangas Springs, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Cliff, NM 13 mi
Gila, NM 14 mi
Tyrone, NM 17 mi
Silver City, NM 18 mi
White Signal, NM 19 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Purple Heart Mine Man-made 0.3 mi
Purple Heart Tank Water 0.3 mi
Ramsey Saddle Land 0.4 mi
Wild Horse Mesa Land 0.4 mi
Blackmoor Mine Man-made 0.5 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 CLIFF 11 SE which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 4,776 feet (545 feet lower than Buzzard Bay). 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 1.15" 55.6° 20.1°
February 1.12" 60.1° 22.8°
March .90" 65.8° 27.0°
April .36" 73.4° 31.9°
May .50" 81.9° 39.8°
June .50" 91.6° 48.6°
July 2.80" 91.8° 56.9°
August 2.78" 89.0° 55.6°
September 1.91" 84.8° 48.1°
October 1.59" 75.2° 35.9°
November .97" 63.7° 24.3°
December 1.26" 55.4° 19.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 79% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 50% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 83% of other locations on record.