Indian Head Spring (aka Maverick Spring)
Part of Big Bend National Park

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Spring

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

Latitude, Longitude:
29.3357754°, -103.4977753°
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Elevation

2690 ft. (820 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. Indian Head Spring is covered by the Tule Mountain, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Springs

Nearby Cities

Midway, NM 279 mi
Meadow, TX 287 mi
Roswell, NM 287 mi
Sundown, TX 291 mi
New Home, TX 291 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Indian Head Mountain Land 0.7 mi
Maverick Mountain Land 1.5 mi
Dogie Mountain Land 2.0 mi
Study Butte Land 2.1 mi
Willow Mountain Land 2.3 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 CHISOS BA which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 5,300 feet (2,610 feet higher than Indian Head 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 .55" 57.6° 36.1°
February .69" 61.5° 39.1°
March .36" 68.3° 44.0°
April .61" 74.8° 50.3°
May 1.60" 82.0° 58.5°
June 2.42" 85.4° 63.0°
July 3.55" 84.2° 63.9°
August 3.72" 82.5° 62.6°
September 2.71" 78.8° 58.8°
October 1.72" 72.8° 51.7°
November .66" 64.8° 43.4°
December .58" 58.8° 37.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 88% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 76% of other locations on record.