Cruz Tank

Reservoirs

Reservoir

Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
30.2507003°, -104.5120497°
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Elevation

4961 ft. (1512 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. Cruz Tank is covered by the Capote Peak, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Hoya Tank 7.7 mi
Perdis Tank 9.7 mi
Red Tank 9.8 mi
Durazno Tank 12.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Midway, NM 210 mi
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Ruidoso Downs, NM 222 mi
Hollywood, NM 222 mi
Ruidoso, NM 224 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Clenega Windmill Man-made 1.5 mi
Cienega Basin Land 1.9 mi
High Lonesome Windmill Man-made 2.3 mi
Capote Springs Water 2.8 mi
Capote Peak Land 3.0 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 CANDELA which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 2,875 feet (2,086 feet lower than Cruz Tank). 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 .32" 66.6° 31.5°
February .32" 73.4° 35.0°
March .20" 81.0° 40.5°
April .38" 88.9° 47.0°
May .74" 96.1° 55.9°
June 1.97" 101.6° 64.7°
July 2.13" 99.9° 67.6°
August 2.46" 97.3° 65.7°
September 2.41" 93.1° 61.1°
October 1.20" 85.6° 50.0°
November .40" 74.2° 37.5°
December .52" 66.8° 31.8°

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 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 89% of other locations on record.