Cerro Colorado Tank



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.7370338°, -107.0877469°
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6529 ft. (1990 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. Cerro Colorado Tank is covered by the San Luis, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Baño Tank 2.6 mi
Arogon Tank 2.8 mi
Montoya Tank 4.9 mi
Divide Tank 5.3 mi
Moss Rock Tank 5.4 mi

Nearby Cities

San Luis, NM 4 mi
Torreon, NM 8 mi
Cañon, NM 21 mi
Cuba, NM 21 mi
San Ysidro, NM 21 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Cerro Colorado Land 0.9 mi
Deadman Peaks Land 1.4 mi
Cerros Colorados Land 1.8 mi
Cañada Cebo Water 2.7 mi
Coal Prospect Man-made 2.7 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 C which is approximately 20 miles away and has an elevation of 7,045 feet (516 feet higher than Cerro Colorado 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 .93" 42.4° 9.1°
February .57" 46.9° 14.9°
March .92" 54.5° 20.8°
April .70" 63.3° 25.5°
May .91" 72.0° 33.1°
June .79" 82.5° 40.3°
July 1.91" 86.1° 48.3°
August 2.23" 83.4° 48.0°
September 1.41" 77.2° 39.3°
October 1.16" 66.5° 26.9°
November .90" 53.2° 17.4°
December .57" 44.5° 10.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 54% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 79% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 89% of other locations on record.