Cottonwood Creek



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

Latitude, Longitude:
39.2025395°, -88.2786531°
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509 ft. (155 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. Cottonwood Creek is covered by the Woodbury, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Crooked Creek 0.2 mi
Webster Branch 0.9 mi
Island Creek 1.6 mi
Spring Point Creek 2.1 mi
Muddy Creek 2.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Jewett, IL 2 mi
Toledo, IL 5 mi
Montrose, IL 6 mi
Greenup, IL 7 mi
Hidalgo, IL 8 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Jewett Cemetery Man-made 1.0 mi
Montrose City Lake Dam Man-made 1.6 mi
Montrose City Lake Water 1.6 mi
Woodbury Lake Water 1.7 mi
Chezem Cemetery Man-made 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 MATT which is approximately 19 miles away and has an elevation of 718 feet (209 feet higher than Cottonwood 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 2.03" 33.0° 16.6°
February 2.08" 38.6° 21.1°
March 3.06" 50.2° 31.7°
April 3.84" 62.4° 42.2°
May 3.95" 73.3° 53.2°
June 4.21" 82.8° 62.7°
July 4.16" 86.0° 66.3°
August 3.25" 84.2° 64.2°
September 3.06" 78.2° 55.9°
October 3.02" 66.0° 44.7°
November 3.71" 50.6° 33.2°
December 2.84" 38.0° 22.5°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 58% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 58% of other locations on record.