The Sentinel
Part of Bryce Canyon National Park



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

Latitude, Longitude:
37.6208162°, -112.1649168°
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7841 ft. (2390 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. The Sentinel is covered by the Bryce Point, UT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Pillars

Thors Hammer 0.1 mi
Mutt and Jeff 0.1 mi
Pagoda 0.1 mi
Pans Pinnacle 0.1 mi
Temples of the Gods 0.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Sunset Point Land 0.1 mi
Sunset Point Overlook Man-made 0.1 mi
South Hall Land 0.2 mi
Navajo Loop Trail Man-made 0.3 mi
Queens Garden Land 0.3 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 BRYCE CANYON NATL PK which is approximately 1 miles away and has an elevation of 7,915 feet (74 feet higher than The Sentinel). 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 1.50" 34.1° 9.3°
February 1.66" 36.6° 12.0°
March 1.64" 42.4° 18.5°
April .84" 50.9° 24.2°
May 1.05" 61.2° 31.7°
June .60" 72.5° 39.8°
July 1.43" 78.3° 46.6°
August 2.16" 75.9° 45.2°
September 1.65" 68.4° 37.3°
October 1.70" 57.2° 27.3°
November 1.20" 42.4° 17.5°
December .97" 35.1° 10.0°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 79% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 82% of other locations on record.