Refinery Lake

Reservoirs

Reservoir

Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.2616629°, -101.4101918°
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Elevation

2395 ft. (730 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. Refinery Lake is covered by the Big Spring North, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Comanche Lake 4.5 mi
Cosden Lake 4.5 mi
Moss Creek Lake 5.7 mi
Allen Lake 7.7 mi
Garrett Lake 8.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Wilson, TX 75 mi
New Home, TX 79 mi
Slaton, TX 82 mi
Meadow, TX 88 mi
Girard, TX 88 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Refinery Dam Man-made 0.1 mi
Big Spring Draw Land 0.5 mi
KWKI-AM (Big Spring) Man-made 1.3 mi
Plum Draw Land 1.6 mi
Big Sandy Draw Land 1.6 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 BIG SPRING which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 2,500 feet (105 feet higher than Refinery Lake). 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 .72" 55.8° 29.6°
February .81" 61.3° 34.1°
March .73" 69.7° 41.2°
April 1.34" 78.2° 49.6°
May 3.05" 85.7° 59.4°
June 2.58" 91.6° 66.9°
July 1.78" 94.3° 71.1°
August 2.38" 92.9° 70.0°
September 3.51" 86.4° 63.0°
October 1.78" 77.7° 52.7°
November .77" 65.8° 40.0°
December .67" 57.6° 31.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 90% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 76% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 75% of other locations on record.