Black Mountain Tank



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.9640678°, -108.7604432°
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5889 ft. (1795 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. Black Mountain Tank is covered by the Applegate Mountain, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Dickerson Tank 0.7 mi
Burnt Tank 0.7 mi
Wire Corral Tank 1.1 mi
Porcupine Tank 1.4 mi
Cabin Tank 2.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Buckhorn, NM 6 mi
Cliff, NM 9 mi
Gila, NM 11 mi
Pleasanton, NM 22 mi
Virden, NM 24 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Porcupine Canyon Land 1.4 mi
Cow Camp Man-made 2.1 mi
Black Mountain Land 2.2 mi
South Fork Sycamore Creek Water 2.2 mi
North Fork Sycamore Creek Water 2.2 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 CLIFF 11 SE which is approximately 17 miles away and has an elevation of 4,776 feet (1,113 feet lower than Black Mountain Tank). 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.