Baptist Creek (aka Job's Creek)



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

Latitude, Longitude:
40.5217088°, -90.970416°
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581 ft. (177 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. Baptist Creek is covered by the La Harpe, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Little Creek 0.5 mi
Rock Creek 1.3 mi
Dunbar Creek 4.4 mi
Deer Creek 4.4 mi
Grove Creek 4.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Paynesville, MO 87 mi
Annada, MO 87 mi
Ashley, MO 89 mi
Eolia, MO 89 mi
Hamburg, IL 90 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

McConnell Cemetery Man-made 2.6 mi
Fountain Green Cemetery Man-made 2.7 mi
Lincoln Catholic Cemetery Man-made 3.6 mi
Wright Cemetery Man-made 3.6 mi
Duncan Cemetery Man-made 4.2 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 LA HA which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 700 feet (119 feet higher than Baptist 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 1.47" 31.7° 13.3°
February 1.68" 37.6° 18.2°
March 2.86" 50.0° 28.7°
April 3.82" 62.4° 39.4°
May 4.58" 73.3° 50.5°
June 4.38" 82.7° 60.0°
July 4.54" 87.0° 64.3°
August 3.54" 84.7° 62.3°
September 3.99" 77.3° 53.6°
October 2.85" 65.9° 42.3°
November 3.15" 49.6° 30.5°
December 2.28" 36.5° 19.2°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 69% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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