John Henry Wash



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.9766118°, -114.5405594°
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6158 ft. (1877 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. John Henry Wash is covered by the North Spring Point, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Shingle Creek 5.4 mi
Spring Creek 6.1 mi
Ridge Creek 6.4 mi
Willard Creek 7.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Baker, NV 23 mi
Ely, NV 26 mi
Lund, NV 26 mi
Preston, NV 28 mi
Ruth, NV 32 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

John Henry Wash Well Man-made 0.4 mi
North Spring Point Water 3.5 mi
Doyles Well Man-made 3.7 mi
Swallow Well Man-made 4.3 mi
Rattlesnake Knoll Land 4.8 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 SHOSHONE 5 N which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 5,930 feet (228 feet lower than John Henry Wash). 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 .58" 42.5° 14.4°
February .76" 46.6° 18.2°
March 1.05" 52.9° 23.9°
April .60" 61.5° 28.3°
May .96" 70.3° 35.7°
June .83" 80.9° 43.0°
July .36" 87.9° 49.4°
August 1.01" 85.6° 47.9°
September 1.04" 77.3° 39.6°
October .90" 65.5° 30.3°
November .44" 50.9° 21.4°
December .26" 43.2° 13.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 67% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.