Independence Well

Wells

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:
41.0354802°, -114.6583669°
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Elevation

5741 ft. (1750 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. Independence Well is covered by the Pequop Summit SW, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Wells

Johnson Well 5.0 mi
Wrights Well 9.3 mi
Pequop Well 9.7 mi
Ralphs Well 9.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Oasis, NV 9 mi
Wells, NV 17 mi
Montello, NV 29 mi
West Wendover, NV 37 mi
Wendover, UT 38 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Maverick Canyon Land 1.0 mi
South Fork Maverick Canyon Land 3.6 mi
Independence Interchange Man-made 4.7 mi
West Squaw Creek Water 4.9 mi
Independence Creek Water 5.2 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 OA which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 5,830 feet (89 feet higher than Independence 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 .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.