Barkis Island



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

Latitude, Longitude:
41.2911408°, -91.0826481°
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541 ft. (165 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. Barkis Island is covered by the Blanchard Island, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Islands

Island Number 347 1.0 mi
Kilpeck Island 1.1 mi
Ramsey Island 2.3 mi
Bogus Island 2.3 mi
Bass Island 2.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Paynesville, MO 140 mi
Annada, MO 141 mi
Ashley, MO 141 mi
Farber, MO 142 mi
Eolia, MO 142 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Barkis Island Chute Water 0.2 mi
Eagle Fill Water 0.7 mi
Crosses Corner Access Area Man-made 1.0 mi
Mark Twain National Wildlife Refuge Man-made 1.2 mi
Kilpeck Landing Recreation Area Man-made 1.3 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 MUSCAT which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 549 feet (8 feet higher than Barkis 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 1.34" 30.5° 12.9°
February 1.34" 36.8° 18.9°
March 2.68" 49.3° 29.4°
April 3.36" 62.9° 40.2°
May 4.25" 74.0° 51.6°
June 4.51" 82.9° 61.0°
July 4.30" 86.4° 65.5°
August 4.48" 84.1° 63.2°
September 3.42" 77.1° 54.5°
October 2.68" 65.3° 42.8°
November 2.58" 48.4° 30.8°
December 1.99" 34.9° 18.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 52% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 70% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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