Blowout Mountain



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
32.4117903°, -100.0809305°
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2231 ft. (680 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. Blowout Mountain is covered by the Merkel West, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Spears Mountain 1.1 mi
Chalk Peak 2.8 mi
Castle Peak 5.7 mi
Black Point 6.3 mi
East Peak 6.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Rochester, TX 64 mi
Weinert, TX 67 mi
O'Brien, TX 68 mi
Knox City, TX 71 mi
Girard, TX 74 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

KORQ-FM (Abilene) Man-made 1.5 mi
KEAN-FM (Abilene) Man-made 1.5 mi
KTXS-TV (Sweetwater) Man-made 1.5 mi
KFQX-FM (Merkel) Man-made 1.5 mi
KTLC-FM (Tye) Man-made 1.6 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 ABILENE MUNICIPAL AP which is approximately 23 miles away and has an elevation of 1,790 feet (441 feet lower than Blowout Mountain). 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 .97" 55.2° 31.8°
February 1.13" 60.7° 36.5°
March 1.41" 69.1° 43.8°
April 1.67" 77.3° 51.8°
May 2.83" 84.7° 61.0°
June 3.06" 91.1° 68.5°
July 1.70" 94.8° 72.3°
August 2.63" 93.7° 71.4°
September 2.91" 86.7° 64.4°
October 2.90" 77.6° 54.4°
November 1.30" 65.1° 42.3°
December 1.27" 56.9° 33.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 92% 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 69% of other locations on record.