Morning Star Wash
Part of Lake Mead National Recreation Area



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Rapids
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.6991537°, -114.773311°
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1781 ft. (543 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. Morning Star Wash is covered by the Nelson, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

January Wash 1.6 mi
Techatticup Wash 3.1 mi
Eagle Wash 3.7 mi
Montana Wash 3.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Eldorado Crown Mines Man-made 0.5 mi
Jubilee Mine Man-made 0.9 mi
Bell Mine Man-made 0.9 mi
Nevada Eagle Mine Man-made 1.4 mi
Eldorado Rover Mines Man-made 1.4 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 WILLOW BE which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 740 feet (1,041 feet lower than Morning Star Wash). 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 .70" 64.1° 38.7°
February .77" 70.2° 43.3°
March .84" 77.1° 48.5°
April .21" 86.2° 55.9°
May .25" 96.3° 64.8°
June .10" 107.7° 72.8°
July .37" 112.5° 79.1°
August .59" 109.9° 77.6°
September .59" 102.3° 70.1°
October .42" 89.0° 58.5°
November .34" 73.6° 46.6°
December .45" 64.3° 38.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 100% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 92% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 99% of other locations on record.