Crescent Bay



Indentation of a coastline or shoreline enclosing a part of a body of water; a body of water partly surrounded by land.
See also: Harbors
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
57.0461111°, -135.325°
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0 ft. (0 m.)

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Nearby Bays

Sealing Cove 0.9 mi
Sitka Harbor 1.0 mi
Thomsen Harbor 1.2 mi
Jamestown Bay 1.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Sitka, AK 1 mi
Baranof, AK 19 mi
Chatham, AK 35 mi
Angoon, AK 42 mi
Rowan Bay, AK 49 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Eastern Anchorage Water 0.2 mi
Sitka National Historical Park Man-made 0.4 mi
Kutkan Island Land 0.4 mi
Turning Island Land 0.4 mi
Indian River Dam Man-made 0.5 mi

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 SITKA MAGNETIC O which is approximately 0 miles away and has an elevation of 67 feet (67 feet higher than Crescent Bay). 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 8.80" 37.9° 27.1°
February 7.37" 41.5° 28.4°
March 6.68" 45.1° 30.3°
April 5.60" 50.3° 33.6°
May 4.86" 54.9° 38.7°
June 3.82" 58.7° 44.2°
July 4.20" 61.8° 48.7°
August 6.40" 63.2° 49.1°
September 12.38" 59.6° 44.4°
October 15.60" 51.4° 38.4°
November 10.16" 43.1° 31.7°
December 10.20" 39.1° 28.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 99% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 71% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 99% of other locations on record.