Sloughs Gut

Also Known As: Jacobs Gut, Sluce Gut, and Sluice Gut.



Relatively small coastal waterway connecting larger bodies of water or other waterways.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.5734454°, -75.0746257°
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0 ft. (0 m.)

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US Topo Map

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Sloughs Gut is covered by the Bethany Beach, DE US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Guts

Spring Gut 1.4 mi
Indian River Inlet 2.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Cedar Neck Water 0.3 mi
Joshia Cove Water 0.4 mi
Fresh Pond Water 0.6 mi
Pasture Point Cove Water 0.7 mi
Beach Cove Water 0.9 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 LE which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 15 feet (15 feet higher than Sloughs Gut). 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 4.01" 44.6° 28.2°
February 3.22" 46.9° 29.6°
March 4.45" 54.7° 36.4°
April 3.54" 64.9° 44.3°
May 3.91" 73.9° 54.1°
June 3.15" 81.9° 63.0°
July 4.19" 86.3° 68.3°
August 5.34" 84.5° 67.2°
September 3.77" 78.9° 61.5°
October 3.42" 68.5° 49.8°
November 3.33" 58.9° 41.1°
December 3.67" 49.5° 32.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 53% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 73% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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