Martinez Creek Dam Number 5

Dams

Dam

Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
29.5408156°, -98.3280902°
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Elevation

781 ft. (238 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. Martinez Creek Dam Number 5 is covered by the Schertz, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Points of Interest

Soil Conservation Service Site 5 Reservoir Water 0.1 mi
City Park Man-made 0.2 mi
Live Oak City Park Man-made 0.2 mi
Soil Conservation Service Site 4 Reservoir Water 1.3 mi
Interchange 171 Man-made 1.6 mi

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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 SAN ANTONIO INTL AP which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 809 feet (28 feet higher than Martinez Creek Dam Number 5). 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 1.66" 62.1° 38.6°
February 1.75" 67.1° 42.4°
March 1.89" 74.3° 49.9°
April 2.60" 80.4° 56.9°
May 4.72" 86.0° 65.5°
June 4.30" 91.4° 71.6°
July 2.03" 94.6° 74.0°
August 2.57" 94.7° 73.6°
September 3.00" 90.0° 68.8°
October 3.86" 82.0° 59.4°
November 2.58" 71.4° 48.6°
December 1.96" 64.0° 40.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 92% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 92% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 56% of other locations on record.