Wolf Creek (aka Wait Creek)



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
46.9404586°, -116.3823786°
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2976 ft. (907 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. Wolf Creek is covered by the Abes Knob, ID US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Porcupine Creek 0.5 mi
Pasture Creek 0.6 mi
Head Creek 0.7 mi
Sheep Creek 0.8 mi
Lamb Creek 1.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 535 mi
Ely, NV 537 mi
Preston, NV 559 mi
Baker, NV 559 mi
Lund, NV 563 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Sherwin Station Man-made 1.7 mi
Sherwin Point Land 2.1 mi
Abes Knob Land 3.1 mi
Cougar Meadows Land 3.3 mi
Pee Wee Gulch Land 3.5 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 ELK RIVER 1 S which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 2,918 feet (58 feet lower than Wolf Creek). 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.