Hard Bottom Tank



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.2948566°, -103.2735837°
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3957 ft. (1206 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 Bottom Tank is covered by the Tuscocoillo Canyon, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Red Hill Tank 2.3 mi
Cottonwood Tank 4.5 mi
Mesquital Tank 4.6 mi
Collins Tank 5.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Logan, NM 9 mi
San Jon, NM 13 mi
Nara Visa, NM 24 mi
Tucumcari, NM 27 mi
Grady, NM 33 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

05408 Water Well Man-made 0.2 mi
05388 Water Well Man-made 0.2 mi
Salt Well Man-made 1.1 mi
05521 Water Well Man-made 1.2 mi
05410 Water Well Man-made 1.2 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 SAN which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 4,230 feet (273 feet higher than Hard Bottom 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 .57" 51.5° 23.6°
February .55" 56.9° 27.7°
March .94" 64.6° 34.3°
April 1.15" 72.5° 42.0°
May 1.98" 81.2° 51.6°
June 2.33" 90.3° 61.1°
July 2.81" 92.6° 65.6°
August 3.38" 90.2° 64.1°
September 1.81" 83.8° 56.5°
October 1.52" 73.9° 45.0°
November .87" 60.8° 32.8°
December .58" 52.1° 24.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 84% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 63% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 78% of other locations on record.