Matonoso Creek



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

Latitude, Longitude:
29.9229491°, -104.0118575°
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3865 ft. (1178 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. Matonoso Creek is covered by the Plata NE, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Dunman Creek 3.0 mi
Perdiz Creek 6.5 mi
Kirby Creek 7.4 mi
Sauceda Creek 9.9 mi
Savcito Creek 14.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Midway, NM 234 mi
Roswell, NM 242 mi
Ruidoso Downs, NM 253 mi
Hollywood, NM 254 mi
Ruidoso, NM 255 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Perdiz Man-made 5.0 mi
Jordan Gap Land 6.0 mi
Antelope Mesa Land 6.8 mi
Puerto Potrillo Land 9.0 mi
Gemelo Mesa Land 9.3 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 MARFA # 2 which is approximately 26 miles away and has an elevation of 4,760 feet (895 feet higher than Matonoso 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 .41" 59.1° 23.9°
February .47" 63.8° 26.6°
March .24" 70.4° 32.4°
April .67" 77.5° 39.6°
May 1.33" 85.0° 49.6°
June 1.80" 90.7° 57.2°
July 2.83" 88.9° 60.0°
August 2.70" 87.3° 58.8°
September 2.88" 83.0° 53.2°
October 1.48" 76.7° 43.0°
November .39" 66.9° 31.7°
December .59" 59.8° 24.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 72% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 64% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 83% of other locations on record.