Dark Canyon Creek



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
29.3313082°, -103.5601841°
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2579 ft. (786 m.)

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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. Dark Canyon Creek is covered by the Terlingua, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Bens Hole Creek 0.5 mi
Rough Run 2.5 mi
Dawson Creek 3.2 mi
Willow Creek 4.7 mi
Cottonwood Creek 7.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Midway, NM 279 mi
Roswell, NM 286 mi
Meadow, TX 288 mi
Sundown, TX 292 mi
New Home, TX 293 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Bee Mountain Land 1.4 mi
Leon Mountain Land 1.5 mi
Cuesta Blanca Land 1.8 mi
Cigar Spring Water 1.9 mi
Study Butte Land 2.0 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 CASTO which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 2,169 feet (410 feet lower than Dark Canyon Creek). 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 .30" 67.7° 33.6°
February .33" 74.7° 39.6°
March .19" 83.3° 47.6°
April .43" 91.0° 55.8°
May .88" 99.1° 65.6°
June 1.39" 103.4° 71.8°
July 1.40" 102.3° 73.8°
August 1.51" 100.4° 72.5°
September 1.50" 95.9° 67.5°
October 1.16" 87.8° 56.5°
November .40" 76.9° 43.4°
December .31" 68.4° 35.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 99% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 84% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 95% of other locations on record.