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McClave, Colorado
Unincorporated community
Entering McClave from the south.
Entering McClave from the south.
Country  United States
State  Colorado
County Bent
Elevation 3,868 ft (1,179 m)
Time zone MST (UTC-7)
 • Summer (DST) MDT (UTC-6)
ZIP code 81057
Area code(s) 719
GNIS feature ID 0195421

McClave is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Post Office in Bent County, Colorado, United States. The McClave Post Office has the ZIP Code 81057.

A post office called McClave has been in operation since 1908. The community was named after B. I. McClave, a pioneer settler.

Geography

McClave is located at 38°09′40″N 102°53′56″W / 38.16111°N 102.89889°W / 38.16111; -102.89889 (38.161016,-102.898808).

Climate

The Köppen Climate system classifies the weather as semi-arid, abbreviated as BSk.

Climate data for McClave, Colorado
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 7.2
(45)
10.6
(51)
15
(59)
21.1
(70)
25.6
(78)
31.7
(89)
34.4
(94)
33.3
(92)
28.9
(84)
22.2
(72)
13.9
(57)
7.8
(46)
21.1
(70)
Average low °C (°F) -10
(14)
-7.2
(19)
-3.3
(26)
2.8
(37)
8.3
(47)
13.9
(57)
17.2
(63)
16.1
(61)
10.6
(51)
2.8
(37)
-4.4
(24)
-8.9
(16)
3.3
(38)
Precipitation mm (inches) 10
(0.4)
10
(0.4)
20
(0.8)
36
(1.4)
58
(2.3)
56
(2.2)
61
(2.4)
53
(2.1)
30
(1.2)
23
(0.9)
13
(0.5)
13
(0.5)
389
(15.3)
Source: Weatherbase

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