Dixons Rock Reservoir (aka Dixon Rocks Reservoir)

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Reservoir

Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.9699469°, -117.4436558°
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Elevation

4347 ft. (1325 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. Dixons Rock Reservoir is covered by the Threemile Hill, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 261 mi
Silver City, NV 280 mi
Dayton, NV 281 mi
Gabbs, NV 284 mi
Schurz, NV 287 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Threemile Hill Land 2.3 mi
Lava Butte Land 2.5 mi
Merrill Springs Rim Land 3.3 mi
Saddle Butte Land 3.3 mi
Holdup Rock Land 3.4 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 DAN which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 4,225 feet (122 feet lower than Dixons Rock 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 1.32" 37.2° 15.7°
February 1.16" 43.8° 21.2°
March 1.28" 51.2° 25.2°
April 1.22" 59.1° 29.4°
May 1.26" 66.8° 36.9°
June 1.05" 76.2° 43.3°
July .48" 85.6° 48.5°
August .46" 85.0° 46.2°
September .71" 75.2° 37.5°
October .87" 63.3° 27.7°
November 1.26" 46.6° 22.0°
December 1.21" 38.0° 16.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 57% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 91% of other locations on record.