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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
41.3225334°, -88.6953512°
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Elevation

486 ft. (148 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. Gum Creek is covered by the Marseilles, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

South Kickapoo Creek 1.4 mi
Person Creek 1.4 mi
Long Creek 1.4 mi
Walbridge Creek 2.2 mi
Rat Run 3.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Stewardson, IL 142 mi
Toledo, IL 144 mi
Cowden, IL 144 mi
Sigel, IL 145 mi
Herrick, IL 146 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Mallard Bay Water 0.3 mi
Clarks Island Land 0.3 mi
Marsatawa Country Club (historical) Man-made 0.5 mi
Marseilles Dam Man-made 0.7 mi
Marseilles Pool Water 0.7 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 OTTAWA 5 SW which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 525 feet (39 feet higher than Gum 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 1.45" 30.5° 12.2°
February 1.32" 36.4° 17.5°
March 2.60" 48.6° 28.6°
April 3.44" 61.8° 38.7°
May 4.00" 73.1° 49.6°
June 4.13" 82.0° 59.3°
July 3.64" 84.9° 63.4°
August 3.78" 83.2° 61.3°
September 3.50" 76.9° 52.8°
October 2.59" 65.4° 40.9°
November 2.95" 49.0° 29.7°
December 2.27" 35.8° 18.2°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 72% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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