Flaming Gorge, Utah

This article is about the census-designated place. For other uses, see Flaming Gorge.

Flaming Gorge

CDP

Location in Daggett County and the state of Utah

Location of Utah in the United States

Coordinates: 40°53′21″N 109°28′33″W / 40.88917°N 109.47583°W / 40.88917; -109.47583Coordinates: 40°53′21″N 109°28′33″W / 40.88917°N 109.47583°W / 40.88917; -109.47583

Country
United States

State
Utah

County
Daggett

Named for
Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area

Area[1]

 • Total
2.289 sq mi (5.93 km2)

 • Land
2.281 sq mi (5.91 km2)

 • Water
0.008 sq mi (0.02 km2)

Elevation[2]
6,919 ft (2,109 m)

Population (2010)[3]

 • Total
83

 • Density
36/sq mi (14/km2)

Time zone
Mountain (MST) (UTC-7)

 • Summer (DST)
MDT (UTC-6)

Area code(s)
435

GNIS feature ID
2584767[2]

Flaming Gorge is a census-designated place in Daggett County, Utah, United States. The population was 83 at the 2010 census.

Contents

1 Geography

1.1 Climate

2 Demographics
3 References

Geography[edit]
The CDP is located in the Flaming Gorge National Recreation Area, south of Flaming Gorge Reservoir and north of Greendale Junction.
Climate[edit]

Climate data for Flaming Gorge, Utah (1981–2010 normals)

Month
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Year

Record high °F (°C)
59
(15)
66
(19)
76
(24)
82
(28)
93
(34)
100
(38)
102
(39)
99
(37)
93
(34)
84
(29)
75
(24)
64
(18)
102
(39)

Average high °F (°C)
36.9
(2.7)
40.1
(4.5)
49.2
(9.6)
58.0
(14.4)
68.4
(20.2)
78.7
(25.9)
86.6
(30.3)
84.3
(29.1)
74.9
(23.8)
61.7
(16.5)
46.0
(7.8)
36.4
(2.4)
60.1
(15.6)

Average low °F (°C)
10.4
(−12)
12.7
(−10.7)
21.8
(−5.7)
28.3
(−2.1)
36.1
(2.3)
43.2
(6.2)
50.1
(10.1)
49.0
(9.4)
40.1
(4.5)
30.3
(−0.9)
20.2
(−6.6)
11.6
(−11.3)
29.5
(−1.4)

Record low °F (°C)
−38
(−39)
−31
(−35)
−14
(−26)
−4
(−20)
14
(−10)
22
(−6)
30
(−1)
26
(−3)
11
(−12)
−4
(−20)
−17
(−27)
−36
(−38)
−38
(−39)

Average precipitation inches (mm)
0.43
(10.9)
0.60
(15.2)
1.09
(27.7)
1.31
(33.3)
1.40
(35.6)
1.22
(31)
0.91
(23.1)
1.31
(33.3)
1.25
(31.8)
1.33
(33.8)
0.64
(16.3)
0.51
(13)
12.02
(305.3)

Average snowfall inches (cm)
7.5
(19.1)
8.4
(21.3)
8.6
(21.8)
4.3
(10.9)
1.1
(2.8)
0.2
(0.5)
0.0
(0)
0.0
(0)
0.2
(0.5)
2.0
(5.1)
6.9
(17.5)
7.8
(19.8)
47.0
(119.4)