Bas Reservoir (aka Bus Reservoir)

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Reservoir

Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
43.5937769°, -117.2110399°
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Elevation

4222 ft. (1287 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. Bas Reservoir is covered by the Owyhee Ridge, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 303 mi
Ely, NV 323 mi
Silver City, NV 325 mi
Dayton, NV 325 mi
Gabbs, NV 329 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

The Tongue Land 1.2 mi
North Alkali Spring Water 1.9 mi
Cabin Springs Water 2.0 mi
Lake Owyhee State Park Man-made 2.2 mi
Birch 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 OWYHEE which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 2,400 feet (1,822 feet lower than Bas Reservoir). 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 1.12" 38.7° 21.8°
February .83" 45.8° 26.3°
March .98" 55.7° 31.8°
April .94" 64.3° 36.9°
May 1.09" 73.5° 43.9°
June .94" 82.9° 50.5°
July .51" 91.9° 55.3°
August .47" 91.2° 54.4°
September .51" 80.3° 46.9°
October .60" 67.4° 38.2°
November .92" 50.0° 29.5°
December 1.09" 39.4° 22.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 80% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 58% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 95% of other locations on record.