Flint Hills



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
36.0419789°, -103.4246735°
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5052 ft. (1540 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. Flint Hills is covered by the Pedernal Creek, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Minnie Butte 6.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Clayton, NM 31 mi
Texline, TX 32 mi
Mosquero, NM 35 mi
Nara Visa, NM 35 mi
Grenville, NM 40 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

North Well Man-made 1.6 mi
North Gallegos Well Man-made 1.7 mi
Pedernal Cemetery Man-made 1.7 mi
Morrison Spring Water 2.3 mi
Line Well Man-made 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 AMISTAD 5 which is approximately 19 miles away and has an elevation of 4,445 feet (607 feet lower than Flint Hills). 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 .28" 48.0° 17.2°
February .31" 53.0° 20.7°
March .71" 60.6° 27.7°
April .87" 68.5° 36.3°
May 2.19" 76.9° 46.3°
June 1.95" 86.6° 56.0°
July 2.66" 90.3° 61.0°
August 2.84" 87.9° 59.8°
September 1.61" 80.7° 50.8°
October 1.16" 71.2° 38.8°
November .61" 58.0° 26.8°
December .40" 48.6° 18.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 70% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

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