Heckethorn Well

Wells

Well

Manmade shaft or hole in the Earth's surface used to obtain fluid or gaseous materials.
See also: Springs
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.750227°, -114.5702793°
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Elevation

6056 ft. (1846 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. Heckethorn Well is covered by the Lake Valley Summit, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Lund, NV 25 mi
Preston, NV 29 mi
Baker, NV 30 mi
Ely, NV 38 mi
Ruth, NV 43 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Lake Valley Summit Land 1.1 mi
South Fox Spring Water 2.8 mi
North Creek Scenic Area Man-made 3.7 mi
Little Pine Spring Water 3.7 mi
Pine Spring Water 4.3 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 15 miles away and has an elevation of 5,930 feet (126 feet lower than Heckethorn Well). 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.