Barrel Spring



Place where underground water flows naturally to the surface of the Earth.
See also: Wells
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.0553612°, -106.1602728°
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4121 ft. (1256 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. Barrel Spring is covered by the Tularosa Peak, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Springs

Guilez Spring 0.3 mi
Harkness Spring 1.1 mi
Lewis Spring 1.6 mi
South Springs 2.6 mi
French Spring 2.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Tularosa, NM 8 mi
La Luz, NM 14 mi
Alamogordo, NM 16 mi
Bent, NM 19 mi
Boles Acres, NM 20 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Tularosa Range Camp Man-made 0.5 mi
Allen Draw Land 2.2 mi
Tularosa Creek Water 2.3 mi
Brazel Lake Land 2.3 mi
Tularosa Peak Land 2.4 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 TULAR which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 4,430 feet (309 feet higher than Barrel Spring). 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 .54" 56.0° 28.4°
February .49" 61.4° 32.3°
March .40" 68.4° 37.2°
April .28" 76.0° 43.4°
May .61" 83.9° 52.1°
June .81" 93.0° 60.1°
July 1.86" 92.9° 63.7°
August 2.02" 90.5° 62.3°
September 1.43" 85.3° 56.6°
October 1.23" 75.8° 46.1°
November .73" 63.4° 34.9°
December .91" 55.8° 28.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 86% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 74% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 93% of other locations on record.