Thirtymile Canyon



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

Latitude, Longitude:
40.7402109°, -114.3358585°
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5968 ft. (1819 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. Thirtymile Canyon is covered by the Morgan Pass, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Johnson Canyon 3.6 mi
Morgan Canyon 7.1 mi
Erickson Canyon 9.0 mi
Spring Gulch 10.5 mi

Nearby Cities

West Wendover, NV 14 mi
Wendover, UT 16 mi
Oasis, NV 21 mi
Montello, NV 37 mi
Wells, NV 42 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Shafter Well Man-made 0.8 mi
Rock Spring Water 3.3 mi
Shafter Well Number Two Man-made 4.2 mi
Darky Mine Man-made 4.3 mi
Rosebud Spring Water 4.4 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 WENDO which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 4,237 feet (1,731 feet lower than Thirtymile 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 .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.