Rays (aka Ray)



Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams, Forests, Mines, Parks, and Reserves
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.1990993°, -117.234529°
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6224 ft. (1897 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. Rays is covered by the Rays, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Tonopah, NV 9 mi
Goldfield, NV 34 mi
Silver Peak, NV 38 mi
Mina, NV 49 mi
Dyer, NV 58 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Rhyolite Peak Land 1.1 mi
Rays Wells Man-made 1.2 mi
Lime Mountain Land 1.7 mi
Fraziers Well Man-made 2.7 mi
Black Mountain Land 2.7 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 TONOPAH AP which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 5,430 feet (794 feet lower than Rays). 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 .48" 44.5° 19.5°
February .51" 50.3° 24.1°
March .69" 56.4° 28.7°
April .42" 64.3° 34.0°
May .62" 73.6° 42.3°
June .34" 84.7° 50.7°
July .51" 91.8° 56.5°
August .61" 89.7° 54.7°
September .49" 81.0° 47.5°
October .47" 68.6° 37.1°
November .42" 53.6° 25.8°
December .28" 45.4° 19.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 79% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 99% of other locations on record.