Buckhorn Island

Islands

Island

Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.4997702°, -90.5881813°
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Elevation

420 ft. (128 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. Buckhorn Island is covered by the Pearl East, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Islands

Weson Island 1.5 mi
Bridge Island 3.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Hamburg, IL 20 mi
Annada, MO 21 mi
Paynesville, MO 23 mi
Hardin, IL 24 mi
Kane, IL 25 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Buckhorn Creek Water 0.3 mi
Hillview Pumping Station Man-made 0.4 mi
Bucks Branch Water 0.4 mi
Pilot Knob Land 1.4 mi
Bedford Creek Water 1.6 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 WHITE HALL 1 E which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 580 feet (160 feet higher than Buckhorn Island). 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 1.60" 34.3° 15.7°
February 1.75" 40.3° 20.1°
March 3.28" 51.8° 30.4°
April 3.55" 63.5° 41.5°
May 4.34" 73.8° 51.7°
June 3.56" 82.6° 61.0°
July 3.37" 86.7° 65.0°
August 2.84" 84.8° 62.7°
September 2.96" 78.0° 53.8°
October 2.62" 67.2° 42.5°
November 3.25" 51.8° 31.7°
December 2.57" 39.5° 21.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 51% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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