Cottonwood Spring
Part of Big Bend National Park

Springs

Spring

Place where underground water flows naturally to the surface of the Earth.
See also: Wells
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
29.4713078°, -103.234618°
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Elevation

3540 ft. (1079 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. Cottonwood Spring is covered by the Grapevine Hills, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Springs

Willow Spring 2.6 mi
San Juan Spring 3.0 mi
Grapevine Springs 4.1 mi
Alamo Spring 4.6 mi
Goat Spring 5.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Midway, NM 274 mi
Meadow, TX 274 mi
New Home, TX 278 mi
Sundown, TX 279 mi
Ropesville, TX 280 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Choate Mountain Land 1.4 mi
Cottonwood Wash Land 2.5 mi
Angela Peak Land 2.7 mi
Rosillos Mountain Ranch Man-made 3.0 mi
Rosillos Mountains Land 3.9 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 PANTHER JUNCT which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 3,740 feet (200 feet higher than Cottonwood Spring). 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.