Big Springs (aka Big Spring)



Place where underground water flows naturally to the surface of the Earth.
See also: Wells
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.6988411°, -114.131932°
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5577 ft. (1700 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. Big Springs is covered by the Big Springs, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Springs

Nearby Cities

Baker, NV 22 mi
Lund, NV 48 mi
Ursine, NV 50 mi
Preston, NV 52 mi
Ely, NV 56 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Big Springs Ranch Man-made 0.1 mi
Big Spring Wash Water 2.2 mi
Hamlin Valley Wash Water 3.2 mi
Hamblin Valley Flood Water Wash Ditch Water 3.4 mi
Tweedy Wash Water 3.7 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 GARRI which is approximately 17 miles away and has an elevation of 5,260 feet (317 feet lower than Big Springs). 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 .39" 41.8° 15.7°
February .58" 48.4° 21.4°
March .85" 56.9° 26.9°
April .76" 65.4° 32.3°
May .78" 74.5° 39.7°
June .36" 85.7° 48.2°
July .63" 92.1° 56.2°
August .85" 89.2° 55.2°
September .77" 80.4° 45.4°
October .95" 67.3° 34.4°
November .51" 52.3° 24.7°
December .27" 43.0° 16.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 81% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 98% of other locations on record.