Morgan Basin

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Basin

Natural depression or relatively low area enclosed by higher land.
See also: Valleys
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.6174309°, -114.2508507°
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Elevation

6293 ft. (1918 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. Morgan Basin is covered by the Lion Spring, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Basins

Morris Basin 10.0 mi
Goshute Valley 11.4 mi

Nearby Cities

West Wendover, NV 13 mi
Wendover, UT 14 mi
Oasis, NV 31 mi
Montello, NV 45 mi
Wells, NV 51 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Spring Gulch Spring Water 0.2 mi
Shafter Well Number Three Man-made 0.5 mi
Choke Cherry Spring Water 0.9 mi
Spring Gulch Land 1.0 mi
Chokecherry Springs Water 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 WENDO which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 4,237 feet (2,056 feet lower than Morgan Basin). 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 .31" 34.8° 18.7°
February .26" 42.0° 24.0°
March .44" 52.6° 32.8°
April .48" 61.4° 39.9°
May .82" 71.1° 48.7°
June .38" 82.4° 57.7°
July .29" 90.9° 65.5°
August .40" 88.8° 63.0°
September .43" 77.2° 52.7°
October .53" 62.0° 39.9°
November .27" 46.1° 27.7°
December .16" 35.8° 18.8°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 51% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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