Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.7308841°, -89.4312044°
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377 ft. (115 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. Sand Ridge is covered by the Gorham, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Ridges

Viney Ridge 3.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Town Creek Water 0.4 mi
Abneyville Rock Land 1.1 mi
Kinkaid Creek Water 1.3 mi
Worthen Bayou Water 1.4 mi
Shoal Creek Water 1.8 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 CARBONDALE SEWAGE PL which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 390 feet (13 feet higher than Sand Ridge). 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 2.91" 39.3° 20.8°
February 3.01" 45.3° 24.2°
March 4.25" 55.3° 33.5°
April 4.45" 66.2° 42.4°
May 4.78" 75.5° 52.1°
June 4.77" 84.0° 61.4°
July 3.35" 87.8° 65.9°
August 3.94" 86.8° 63.1°
September 3.13" 79.9° 55.1°
October 2.93" 69.2° 43.3°
November 4.62" 55.4° 35.0°
December 3.71" 43.8° 25.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 55% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 72% of other locations on record.