Monitor Peak



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:
37.9827135°, -116.8964571°
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6158 ft. (1877 m.)

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Nearby Summits

Hannapah Peak 6.3 mi
Sugar Loaf Mountain 9.5 mi
Black Butte 9.5 mi
Mount Diablo 9.7 mi
Yellow Cone 11.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Tonopah, NV 19 mi
Goldfield, NV 26 mi
Silver Peak, NV 43 mi
Rachel, NV 67 mi
Dyer, NV 67 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Monitor Hills Land 2.5 mi
Pine Creek Well Man-made 3.2 mi
Number Three Well Man-made 4.3 mi
Salsbury Well Man-made 5.6 mi
South Well Man-made 5.6 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 (728 feet lower than Monitor Peak). 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.