Buck Lake (aka Black Lake)



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Rapids
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.9685355°, -113.9533988°
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4236 ft. (1291 m.)

Topographic Map

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. Buck Lake is covered by the Goldbug Ridge, ID US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Camp Creek 0.6 mi
Dummy Creek 0.9 mi
Second Creek 1.1 mi
Birch Creek 1.2 mi
Rattlesnake Creek 2.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Ely, NV 398 mi
Scipio, UT 407 mi
Fayette, UT 411 mi
Manti, UT 411 mi
Baker, NV 412 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Twin Peaks Land 1.3 mi
Twin Peaks Ranch Man-made 2.2 mi
Camp Creek Access Area Man-made 2.2 mi
Twin Peaks Mine Man-made 2.6 mi
Lake Creek Ranch Man-made 2.8 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 SALMON KSRA which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 3,931 feet (305 feet lower than Buck Lake). 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 .68" 28.4° 9.3°
February .49" 37.0° 15.2°
March .54" 49.7° 24.7°
April .79" 59.9° 31.8°
May 1.42" 69.1° 39.5°
June 1.42" 77.9° 46.1°
July 1.03" 87.3° 50.9°
August .82" 85.5° 48.5°
September .77" 74.9° 40.4°
October .65" 60.3° 30.2°
November .73" 40.7° 21.0°
December .78" 29.2° 11.4°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 79% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 95% of other locations on record.