La Tierra Amarilla



Any one of several areally extensive natural features not included in other categories.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
36.0272572°, -105.3008456°
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7753 ft. (2363 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 Tierra Amarilla is covered by the Comanche Peak, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Areas

Los Chupaderos 1.6 mi
Mora Valley 3.4 mi
El Poso 3.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Mora, NM 4 mi
Vadito, NM 24 mi
Peñasco, NM 24 mi
Watrous, NM 24 mi
Angel Fire, NM 25 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Comanche Peak Land 1.1 mi
Los Chupaderos Man-made 1.6 mi
Trumbell Canyon Land 1.9 mi
Luceros Man-made 2.0 mi
Cañada de la Cueva Water 2.8 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 GAS which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 8,250 feet (497 feet higher than La Tierra Amarilla). 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 1.04" 43.3° 16.2°
February 1.11" 45.1° 18.1°
March 2.05" 49.1° 22.2°
April 1.87" 55.2° 26.5°
May 2.08" 63.5° 33.7°
June 2.13" 73.1° 41.1°
July 3.83" 75.2° 45.0°
August 4.10" 73.0° 44.0°
September 2.21" 68.4° 39.1°
October 1.66" 60.5° 30.1°
November 1.38" 50.3° 21.7°
December 1.14" 44.2° 16.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 95% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 59% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 68% of other locations on record.