McKittrick Canyon Draw



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.0562281°, -104.4838363°
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3717 ft. (1133 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. McKittrick Canyon Draw is covered by the Rattlesnake Springs, NM US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Nearby Cities

Midway, NM 86 mi
Roswell, NM 92 mi
Ruidoso Downs, NM 109 mi
Hollywood, NM 110 mi
Ruidoso, NM 112 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Hoffman Tank Water 0.6 mi
Mayes Ranch Man-made 0.8 mi
Bottomless Lakes Water 0.8 mi
Bottomless Lake Spring Water 0.9 mi
Thurman Ranch Man-made 1.7 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 PINE SPRI which is approximately 23 miles away and has an elevation of 5,600 feet (1,883 feet higher than McKittrick Canyon Draw). 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 .47" 52.1° 30.6°
February .69" 55.9° 34.2°
March .39" 62.2° 37.8°
April .42" 69.4° 45.7°
May .91" 77.3° 54.1°
June 1.43" 85.3° 61.0°
July 2.57" 85.1° 62.3°
August 3.08" 83.1° 61.1°
September 2.25" 77.6° 56.4°
October 1.50" 70.3° 48.3°
November 1.13" 59.5° 38.3°
December .83" 53.3° 30.6°

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 78% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 84% of other locations on record.