Road Canyon

Valleys

Valley

Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.8121032°, -116.9329438°
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Elevation

2119 ft. (646 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. Road Canyon is covered by the Brownlee Dam, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Ferry Canyon 0.8 mi
Board Gulch 1.7 mi
Black Canyon 3.7 mi
Deer Gulch 5.4 mi
East Tarter Gulch 5.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 387 mi
Ely, NV 399 mi
Silver City, NV 408 mi
Dayton, NV 409 mi
Gabbs, NV 414 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Road Mountain Land 1.7 mi
Dukes Creek Water 1.9 mi
Brownlee Creek Water 2.0 mi
Brownlee Dam Man-made 2.3 mi
Spring Creek Water 2.4 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 BROWNLEE which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 1,844 feet (275 feet lower than Road Canyon). 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 2.10" 37.7° 23.3°
February 1.67" 44.9° 27.0°
March 1.80" 55.3° 34.0°
April 1.55" 65.0° 40.7°
May 1.86" 74.1° 48.0°
June 1.29" 83.5° 55.5°
July .58" 94.1° 61.9°
August .60" 93.7° 61.7°
September .80" 82.1° 52.7°
October 1.04" 67.5° 42.4°
November 1.91" 49.1° 32.8°
December 2.21" 39.3° 25.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 90% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 62% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 80% of other locations on record.