Bird Slough



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

Latitude, Longitude:
39.7356014°, -91.3462589°
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459 ft. (140 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. Bird Slough is covered by the Hannibal East, MO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

McDonald Chute 0.9 mi
Ziegler Chute 1.5 mi
Fall Creek 1.7 mi
Bear Creek 1.8 mi
Clear Creek 2.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Clear Lake Water 0.8 mi
Lily Pond Water 1.0 mi
Wabash Bridge Man-made 1.2 mi
Mark Twain Memorial Bridge Man-made 1.2 mi
Towhead Island Land 1.2 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 HANNIBAL WATER WO which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 712 feet (253 feet higher than Bird Slough). 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 1.75" 33.0° 16.1°
February 2.14" 39.3° 21.3°
March 3.24" 50.9° 31.9°
April 3.78" 63.0° 43.1°
May 4.83" 72.9° 53.4°
June 3.46" 81.9° 62.4°
July 4.32" 86.4° 66.9°
August 4.06" 84.5° 64.6°
September 3.27" 77.4° 56.1°
October 3.24" 66.4° 44.5°
November 3.49" 51.1° 33.3°
December 2.59" 37.5° 21.4°

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 60% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 60% of other locations on record.