Fossil Bone Exhibit
Part of Big Bend National Park

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Locale

Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams, Mines, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
29.4185317°, -103.1371146°
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Elevation

2789 ft. (850 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. Fossil Bone Exhibit is covered by the Grapevine Hills, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Meadow, TX 276 mi
Midway, NM 279 mi
New Home, TX 280 mi
Sundown, TX 282 mi
Wilson, TX 282 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Avery Canyon Land 0.5 mi
Javalina Creek Water 0.7 mi
Tornillo Flat Land 0.9 mi
Star Creek Water 0.9 mi
Exhibit Ridge Land 0.9 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 PANTHER JUNCT which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 3,740 feet (951 feet higher than Fossil Bone Exhibit). 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 .43" 62.8° 35.2°
February .51" 68.1° 39.0°
March .32" 76.0° 45.5°
April .55" 83.4° 52.3°
May 1.46" 90.7° 60.8°
June 1.90" 95.0° 66.2°
July 2.26" 94.1° 68.3°
August 2.34" 92.4° 67.0°
September 1.86" 88.3° 62.0°
October 1.53" 80.6° 53.0°
November .57" 71.0° 43.6°
December .51" 63.3° 36.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 93% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 87% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 86% of other locations on record.