Sheep Pass 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:
38.7299451°, -115.0244588°
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Elevation

5764 ft. (1757 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. Sheep Pass Well is covered by the Hardy Springs, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Wells

Whipple Well 1.5 mi
Fera Well 4.3 mi
Albert Well 6.5 mi
Big Brush Well 6.7 mi
Carter Well 7.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Lund, NV 9 mi
Preston, NV 13 mi
Ely, NV 36 mi
Ruth, NV 38 mi
McGill, NV 48 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Ninemile Canyon Land 0.7 mi
Sheep Pass Corral Man-made 1.1 mi
Sheep Pass Canyon Land 1.3 mi
Box Canyon Land 1.3 mi
Ruppes Boghole Water 1.8 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 L which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 5,560 feet (204 feet lower than Sheep Pass 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 .89" 42.4° 14.4°
February .84" 47.5° 19.4°
March 1.25" 53.9° 24.2°
April .86" 61.8° 29.0°
May 1.19" 70.7° 36.5°
June .85" 81.3° 43.5°
July .67" 88.7° 49.7°
August 1.07" 86.7° 48.5°
September .96" 78.8° 41.0°
October 1.06" 67.3° 31.4°
November .74" 52.5° 21.6°
December .63" 44.2° 14.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 61% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 65% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 93% of other locations on record.