Sentinel Rock



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
41.6973961°, -117.9565356°
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4626 ft. (1410 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. Sentinel Rock is covered by the Sentinel Rock, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Round Mountain 10.2 mi
Jordan Meadow Mountain 11.3 mi
Salient Peak 11.5 mi
Hoppin Peaks 12.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Smith Ranch Man-made 0.7 mi
Pole Creek Water 0.8 mi
Rock Creek Water 1.6 mi
Crowley Creek Water 3.0 mi
Indian Spring Water 3.8 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 OROVADA 3 W which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 4,200 feet (426 feet lower than Sentinel Rock). 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 .93" 41.4° 18.6°
February .81" 48.3° 23.3°
March 1.20" 54.8° 27.6°
April 1.29" 62.4° 32.1°
May 1.16" 71.2° 39.0°
June .88" 82.0° 45.8°
July .31" 91.2° 51.5°
August .52" 90.2° 49.6°
September .72" 80.8° 40.8°
October .83" 68.7° 32.3°
November .95" 51.9° 23.9°
December .84" 42.4° 18.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 76% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 53% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 94% of other locations on record.