Fiery Furnace
Part of Arches National Park



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

Latitude, Longitude:
38.7508128°, -109.567064°
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4977 ft. (1517 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. Fiery Furnace is covered by the Mollie Hogans, UT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Pillars

Balanced Rock 3.5 mi
Ham Rock 3.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Queue Jughandle Arch Land 0.3 mi
Surprise Arch Land 0.3 mi
Twin Arch Land 0.3 mi
Webbing Arch Land 0.3 mi
Little Bridge 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 ARCHES NP which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 4,130 feet (847 feet lower than Fiery Furnace). 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 .55" 41.3° 18.9°
February .40" 49.9° 25.7°
March .82" 61.0° 34.8°
April .78" 69.4° 41.3°
May .63" 80.5° 50.6°
June .36" 92.2° 60.2°
July .83" 98.4° 66.8°
August .87" 95.8° 65.7°
September .65" 86.7° 55.5°
October 1.32" 72.8° 41.8°
November .64" 55.3° 30.4°
December .46" 43.3° 21.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 97% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 51% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.