Old Porter Ranch (aka Porter Ranch)



Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams, Forests, Mines, Parks, and Reserves
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.3860386°, -115.8236734°
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5876 ft. (1791 m.)

Topographic Map

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. Old Porter Ranch is covered by the Cedar Ridge, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Locales

Nearby Cities

Spring Creek, NV 27 mi
Carlin, NV 27 mi
Lamoille, NV 30 mi
Elko, NV 31 mi
Osino, NV 39 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Little Porter Creek Water 0.9 mi
Cottonwood Draw Land 1.6 mi
Rose Well Man-made 3.6 mi
Robinson Well Man-made 3.7 mi
South Fork Robinson Creek Water 3.8 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 JIGGS 8 SSE Z which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 5,800 feet (76 feet lower than Old Porter Ranch). 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 1.30" 36.7° 12.5°
February .96" 41.8° 15.7°
March 1.52" 48.7° 21.9°
April 1.35" 56.4° 26.6°
May 1.97" 65.0° 33.7°
June .98" 75.7° 39.8°
July .44" 85.4° 45.5°
August .62" 84.4° 44.4°
September .88" 74.9° 36.3°
October 1.10" 62.4° 27.8°
November 1.19" 47.3° 19.1°
December 1.04" 38.0° 12.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 71% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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