Gopher Creek Well



Manmade shaft or hole in the Earth's surface used to obtain fluid or gaseous materials.
See also: Springs
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
41.1515859°, -115.3303369°
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5574 ft. (1699 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. Gopher Creek Well is covered by the Twin Buttes, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Wells

Marble Well 2.3 mi
Salt Block Well 2.4 mi
Sagebrush Well 4.2 mi
Hidden Well 4.2 mi
Spratling Well 4.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Wells, NV 19 mi
Osino, NV 23 mi
Lamoille, NV 30 mi
Elko, NV 32 mi
Spring Creek, NV 32 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Cross Ranch Man-made 2.4 mi
Gopher Creek Water 2.4 mi
Allen Creek Water 2.5 mi
Hot Spring Water 3.1 mi
Pole Creek Water 3.2 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 DE which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 5,340 feet (234 feet lower than Gopher Creek Well). 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 1.16" 35.5° 9.4°
February .97" 41.0° 14.6°
March 1.38" 50.1° 22.1°
April 1.33" 59.4° 27.0°
May 1.78" 68.3° 34.3°
June .96" 78.0° 40.3°
July .44" 86.9° 43.6°
August .47" 85.8° 41.3°
September .90" 76.6° 33.0°
October .93" 63.5° 23.7°
November 1.19" 46.5° 17.6°
December .95" 36.8° 9.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 51% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 79% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 91% of other locations on record.