Hard Luck Tank



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.4745301°, -106.1172307°
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4206 ft. (1282 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. Hard Luck Tank is covered by the Orogrande North, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Flying Eagle Tank 2.1 mi
North Tank 4.5 mi
McNew Feeder Tank 7.1 mi
Wilde Tank 7.7 mi
Moody Tank 7.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Monte Carlo Gap Land 0.7 mi
Jarilla Mountains Land 1.1 mi
McNew West Camp Man-made 2.5 mi
Water Canyon Land 2.7 mi
Iron Queen Mine Man-made 3.6 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 WHITE SANDS NATL which is approximately 22 miles away and has an elevation of 3,995 feet (211 feet lower than Hard Luck 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 .59" 56.4° 21.7°
February .37" 62.2° 25.2°
March .27" 69.8° 30.9°
April .28" 77.7° 38.3°
May .48" 86.9° 48.3°
June .97" 95.8° 57.9°
July 1.34" 96.1° 63.4°
August 2.11" 93.4° 61.1°
September 1.40" 87.9° 53.9°
October 1.08" 78.1° 40.6°
November .60" 64.6° 27.4°
December .84" 55.7° 20.9°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 94% of other locations on record.