Margerie Glacier
Part of Glacier Bay National Park

Glaciers

Glacier

Body or stream of ice moving outward and downslope from an area of accumulation; an area of relatively permanent snow or ice on the top or side of a mountain or mountainous area.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
58.9677778°, -137.1758333°
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Elevation

1991 ft. (607 m.)

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Nearby Glaciers

Nearby Points of Interest

Mount Turner Land 4.4 mi
Mount Forde Land 4.6 mi
Johns Hopkins Inlet Water 7.2 mi
Jaw Point Water 7.2 mi
Tarr Inlet Water 7.5 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 HAINES 40 NW which is approximately 44 miles away and has an elevation of 820 feet (1,171 feet lower than Margerie Glacier). 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 4.64" 20.5° 7.5°
February 4.61" 27.8° 12.2°
March 3.68" 35.5° 16.8°
April 2.36" 45.0° 26.0°
May 1.96" 55.7° 33.2°
June 1.40" 64.5° 40.8°
July 1.36" 68.3° 46.1°
August 2.31" 66.3° 44.5°
September 4.85" 55.8° 37.5°
October 7.58" 42.4° 29.8°
November 5.28" 28.9° 16.7°
December 6.11" 23.3° 12.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 98% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 83% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 73% of other locations on record.