Green Canyon



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:
39.7063166°, -115.8669994°
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6421 ft. (1957 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. Green Canyon is covered by the Rattlesnake Mountain, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Water Canyon 3.2 mi
Fairy Dell 3.8 mi
Monroe Canyon 4.5 mi
Sheep Canyon 5.7 mi
Homestead Canyon 6.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Eureka, NV 14 mi
Ruth, NV 55 mi
Ely, NV 61 mi
McGill, NV 62 mi
Crescent Valley, NV 62 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Black Point Land 1.8 mi
Champion Mine Man-made 2.2 mi
Black Point Mine Man-made 2.2 mi
Hidden Treasure Mine Man-made 2.4 mi
Patriot Mine Man-made 2.4 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 DIAMOND VALLEY U which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 5,970 feet (451 feet lower than Green 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 .80" 38.0° 9.4°
February .54" 44.0° 15.3°
March 1.02" 51.1° 22.3°
April .69" 60.2° 25.2°
May 1.28" 68.1° 32.5°
June .81" 79.0° 39.3°
July .54" 87.5° 45.0°
August .75" 85.6° 44.5°
September .69" 76.2° 36.4°
October .84" 64.6° 27.3°
November .68" 48.3° 18.8°
December .50" 39.6° 11.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 54% 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 96% of other locations on record.