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Amarillo topographic map

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About this map

Name: Amarillo topographic map, elevation, terrain.

Location: Amarillo, Potter County, Texas, 79105, United States (35.04722 -101.99382 35.36722 -101.67382)

Average elevation: 3,573 ft

Minimum elevation: 3,097 ft

Maximum elevation: 3,848 ft

Extreme temperatures range from −16 °F (−26.7 °C) on February 12, 1899 to 111 °F (43.9 °C) on June 26, 2011, but lows do not typically lower to 0 °F or −17.8 °C in most years, while highs above 100 °F or 37.8 °C are seen on 4.7 days on average. On average, there are 5.9 days of lows at or below 10 °F or −12.2 °C, 8.8 days where the temperature fails to rise above freezing, and 61 days of 90 °F (32.2 °C)+ highs. Unlike in the Rio Grande Valley or eastern portions of Texas, days where the low does not fall below 70 °F or 21.1 °C are relatively rare, due to the aridity and elevation. Blizzards are very possible, but snowfall is typically light, averaging nearly 18 inches or 0.46 metres seasonally and the median figure is near 10 inches or 0.25 metres. Amarillo is also recorded as the windiest city in the U.S. by the Weather Channel.