Long Canyon

Valleys

Valley

Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.9429835°, -114.533642°
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Elevation

6102 ft. (1860 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. Long Canyon is covered by the Independence Valley NE, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Nearby Cities

Oasis, NV 6 mi
Wells, NV 25 mi
West Wendover, NV 28 mi
Montello, NV 28 mi
Wendover, UT 30 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Big Springs Water 1.9 mi
Big Springs Ranch Man-made 1.9 mi
Long Canyon Spring Water 2.6 mi
Nanny Creek Water 3.3 mi
Sixmile Creek Water 4.8 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 OA which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 5,830 feet (272 feet lower than Long Canyon). 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 .68" 33.9° 8.1°
February .55" 39.5° 14.0°
March .87" 46.9° 20.3°
April .64" 55.4° 26.5°
May 1.13" 65.2° 34.8°
June .87" 76.3° 42.3°
July .53" 86.0° 48.7°
August .67" 84.8° 46.9°
September .53" 74.3° 37.7°
October .61" 61.4° 26.9°
November .58" 45.0° 18.1°
December .45" 35.8° 9.0°

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 81% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.