Emerald Creek Campground (aka Emerald Creek Recreation Site)



Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams, Mines, Parks, and Reserves
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
47.0060164°, -116.3273795°
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2887 ft. (880 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. Emerald Creek Campground is covered by the Clarkia, ID US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Locales

Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 540 mi
Ely, NV 541 mi
Preston, NV 563 mi
Baker, NV 563 mi
Lund, NV 567 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Bechtel Butte Land 1.0 mi
Cedar Butte Land 1.1 mi
West Fork Emerald Creek Water 1.5 mi
East Fork Emerald Creek Water 1.5 mi
Garnet Gulch Land 2.1 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 ELK RIVER 1 S which is approximately 18 miles away and has an elevation of 2,918 feet (31 feet higher than Emerald Creek Campground). 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 4.81" 33.7° 17.9°
February 4.13" 39.3° 20.4°
March 3.13" 46.2° 25.4°
April 2.51" 54.4° 31.3°
May 2.98" 63.3° 37.6°
June 2.33" 70.8° 43.1°
July 1.46" 79.2° 46.3°
August 1.10" 80.5° 45.1°
September 1.73" 70.6° 37.6°
October 2.39" 57.6° 30.3°
November 4.56" 40.7° 25.9°
December 4.93" 33.1° 18.6°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 54% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 50% of other locations on record.