Cotton Creek



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

Latitude, Longitude:
42.2680787°, -88.2198057°
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735 ft. (224 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. Cotton Creek is covered by the Wauconda, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Mutton Creek 1.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Toledo, IL 207 mi
Greenup, IL 209 mi
Stewardson, IL 209 mi
Sigel, IL 211 mi
Cowden, IL 211 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Cotton Creek Marsh Nature Preserve Man-made 0.5 mi
Burton Bridge Man-made 0.9 mi
Prairie Isle Golf Club Man-made 1.1 mi
Cotton Creek Marsh Water 1.2 mi
Island Lake Dam Man-made 1.3 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 BARRINGTON 3 SW which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 875 feet (140 feet higher than Cotton 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 1.56" 27.2° 9.6°
February 1.38" 32.7° 14.7°
March 2.33" 43.9° 25.1°
April 3.66" 57.0° 36.1°
May 4.02" 69.3° 46.5°
June 4.27" 78.8° 56.7°
July 3.80" 82.3° 61.8°
August 4.58" 80.0° 59.6°
September 3.32" 72.6° 50.5°
October 2.62" 60.7° 39.2°
November 2.93" 45.6° 28.6°
December 2.09" 32.4° 17.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 75% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 78% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 52% of other locations on record.