Chimney Rock

Pillars

Pillar

Vertical, standing, often spire-shaped, natural rock formation.
See also: Ranges, Ridges, and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
29.3832494°, -103.8296363°
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Elevation

3264 ft. (995 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. Chimney Rock is covered by the The Solitario, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Midway, NM 273 mi
Roswell, NM 280 mi
Meadow, TX 289 mi
Ruidoso Downs, NM 292 mi
Sundown, TX 292 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Lower Shutup Land 0.6 mi
Arroyo Primero Land 1.6 mi
Arroyo Segundo Land 2.6 mi
Wax Factory Laccolith Land 2.6 mi
Madrid Ranch Man-made 2.7 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 LAJI which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 2,440 feet (824 feet lower than Chimney Rock). 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" 69.2° 34.9°
February .28" 76.1° 39.8°
March .13" 83.7° 46.2°
April .29" 91.2° 54.0°
May .95" 97.6° 63.5°
June 1.44" 101.7° 72.3°
July 2.15" 100.6° 73.5°
August 1.28" 98.5° 72.2°
September 1.53" 94.7° 67.6°
October 1.32" 87.3° 56.0°
November .29" 76.9° 42.7°
December .23" 69.4° 35.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 98% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 86% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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