Basalt Ridge



Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
See also: Pillars, Ranges, and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.3518895°, -116.4431105°
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6115 ft. (1864 m.)

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Nearby Ridges

Trail Ridge 4.8 mi
Boulder Cuesta 11.0 mi
Split Ridge 12.6 mi
Ocher Ridge 14.1 mi
Coyote Cuesta 14.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Beatty, NV 35 mi
Rachel, NV 43 mi
Goldfield, NV 50 mi
Tonopah, NV 66 mi
Furnace Creek, CA 66 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Silent Canyon Land 1.2 mi
Silent Butte Land 1.6 mi
South Silent Canyon Land 4.4 mi
Nevada Test Site Area 20 Man-made 4.9 mi
Grass Spring Canyon Land 6.2 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 BEATTY 8 N which is approximately 29 miles away and has an elevation of 3,550 feet (2,565 feet lower than Basalt Ridge). 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 .74" 53.5° 27.8°
February .92" 58.2° 30.8°
March 1.03" 63.4° 35.1°
April .38" 71.0° 40.2°
May .38" 79.8° 48.1°
June .21" 90.3° 55.2°
July .38" 96.6° 60.8°
August .40" 95.0° 59.8°
September .44" 88.1° 54.0°
October .27" 76.6° 43.8°
November .41" 63.0° 33.3°
December .49" 54.3° 27.2°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 71% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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