Owl Creek



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

Latitude, Longitude:
42.8320999°, -117.0218025°
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4665 ft. (1422 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. Owl Creek is covered by the Parsnip Peak, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Chicken Creek 0.4 mi
Whiskey Creek 0.4 mi
Minear Creek 0.8 mi
Horse Creek 1.2 mi
Cattle Creek 1.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 250 mi
Ely, NV 271 mi
Gabbs, NV 278 mi
Silver City, NV 282 mi
Dayton, NV 282 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Whiskey Spring Water 1.4 mi
Red Hill Land 1.7 mi
Lone Tree Ranch Man-made 2.0 mi
Cottonwood Gulch Land 2.5 mi
Big Spring Water 2.5 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 SILVER CITY 5 W which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 6,160 feet (1,495 feet higher than Owl 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 3.21" 35.7° 20.7°
February 2.48" 39.3° 22.6°
March 2.62" 44.0° 26.1°
April 2.26" 51.6° 30.9°
May 2.34" 60.4° 39.4°
June 1.37" 71.1° 46.5°
July .68" 80.9° 55.2°
August .54" 80.9° 55.3°
September .88" 71.1° 47.1°
October 1.51" 59.0° 37.4°
November 2.79" 43.3° 25.6°
December 3.03" 37.1° 20.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 82% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 69% of other locations on record.