What is the elevation of the South Rim of the Grand Canyon?

The elevation of the Colorado River, at the bottom of the Canyon, averages out to around 2,200 feet (670 meters). The average elevation of the south rim is around 6,800 feet (2,072 meters) with the highest spot, Grandview Point, being 7,400 feet (2,255 meters).
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How cold does it get in Flagstaff?

Days of Cold Temperatures. Even on warmest days of the year, Flagstaff's minimum temperatures almost always go below 60°F. During all months but July and August, the daily lows can drop to freezing. Really cold temperatures occur on an average of four days during winter, when the day's low registers 0 °F or less.
  • What is Flagstaff known for?

    Pluto was discovered at Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, AZ. The famous Route 66 runs directly through Flagstaff, and Flagstaff was the city with the highest elevation on the historic Route. Flagstaff is located in the world's largest contiguous ponderosa pine forest.
  • How cold does it get in Flagstaff?

    Days of Cold Temperatures. Even on warmest days of the year, Flagstaff's minimum temperatures almost always go below 60°F. During all months but July and August, the daily lows can drop to freezing. Really cold temperatures occur on an average of four days during winter, when the day's low registers 0 °F or less.
  • Is it safe in Phoenix?

    In comparison, Phoenix is truly a safe safe big city. Sure there are some questionable areas, but tourists rarely wander into these places, especially if you are in Scottsdale. But, that is several hours away from Phoenix.
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Is Flagstaff on a mountain?

San Francisco Mountains. Coconino National Forest with mountain range of San Francisco Peaks. This is a volcanic mountain range, located just north of Flagstaff, AZ. Known locally as "The Peaks," this range is home to Arizona's tallest mountain, Humphrey's Peak, which towers 12,633 feet.
  • When was Sedona AZ founded?

    The first Anglo settler, John J. Thompson, moved to Oak Creek Canyon in 1876, an area well known for its peach and apple orchards. The early settlers were farmers and ranchers. In 1902, when the Sedona post office was established, there were 55 residents.
  • How much snow does Flagstaff get in a year?

    Snowfall is 82 inches. The average US city gets 26 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 47. On average, there are 266 sunny days per year in Flagstaff, Arizona.
  • What is Flagstaff known for?

    Pluto was discovered at Lowell Observatory in Flagstaff, AZ. The famous Route 66 runs directly through Flagstaff, and Flagstaff was the city with the highest elevation on the historic Route. Flagstaff is located in the world's largest contiguous ponderosa pine forest.
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What is the highest point in Arizona?

12,633 feet

Updated: 29th September 2018

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