Horse Lake

Reservoirs

Reservoir

Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.9437252°, -105.2042495°
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Elevation

6988 ft. (2130 m.)

Topographic Map

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 Lake is covered by the Rainsville, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Red Lake 0.9 mi
La Cueva Reservoir 1.2 mi
Grauer Lake 2.4 mi
Riner Lake 3.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Mora, NM 7 mi
Watrous, NM 16 mi
Las Vegas, NM 24 mi
Wagon Mound, NM 28 mi
Peñasco, NM 31 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Red Lake La Cueva Dam Number Two Man-made 0.5 mi
Tree Lake Water 0.7 mi
Baker Lake Water 1.2 mi
La Cueva Dam Number One Man-made 1.4 mi
La Cueva Lake Water 1.5 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 GAS which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 8,250 feet (1,262 feet higher than Horse Lake). 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.