Buck Tank



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.1051403°, -104.8984382°
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5289 ft. (1612 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. Buck Tank is covered by the Panther Canyon, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Cedar Tank 1.0 mi
Pasqual Tank 1.1 mi
South Tank 2.2 mi
Panther Tank 2.5 mi
Wildcat Tank 3.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Middle Dog Canyon Land 0.4 mi
Big Ridge Land 1.5 mi
South Canyon Land 1.8 mi
Martine Ridge Land 2.0 mi
Calf Canyon Land 2.5 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 PINE SPRI which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 5,600 feet (311 feet higher than Buck 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 .47" 52.1° 30.6°
February .69" 55.9° 34.2°
March .39" 62.2° 37.8°
April .42" 69.4° 45.7°
May .91" 77.3° 54.1°
June 1.43" 85.3° 61.0°
July 2.57" 85.1° 62.3°
August 3.08" 83.1° 61.1°
September 2.25" 77.6° 56.4°
October 1.50" 70.3° 48.3°
November 1.13" 59.5° 38.3°
December .83" 53.3° 30.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 78% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 84% of other locations on record.