Briney Lake Number 1



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.1798031°, -90.2632036°
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518 ft. (158 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. Briney Lake Number 1 is covered by the Astoria, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Briney Lake 0.6 mi
Lake Ann 0.7 mi
Emmanuel Lake 4.6 mi
Camp Immanuel Lake 4.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Rockbridge, IL 63 mi
Chesterfield, IL 65 mi
Kane, IL 69 mi
Medora, IL 70 mi
Hamburg, IL 70 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Briney Lake Dam Number 1 Man-made 0.2 mi
Dixon Branch Water 0.2 mi
Price Cemetery Man-made 0.3 mi
Briney Lake Dam Man-made 0.6 mi
Salisbury Cemetery Man-made 1.4 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 RUSHVI which is approximately 17 miles away and has an elevation of 660 feet (142 feet higher than Briney Lake Number 1). 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 1.55" 32.2° 14.6°
February 1.89" 38.3° 19.7°
March 3.05" 50.0° 30.3°
April 3.89" 62.7° 41.1°
May 5.14" 73.0° 51.3°
June 3.92" 82.0° 60.8°
July 3.87" 86.5° 65.3°
August 3.54" 84.4° 62.8°
September 3.63" 77.5° 54.3°
October 3.25" 66.0° 42.9°
November 3.16" 50.0° 31.1°
December 2.43" 37.1° 20.5°

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 64% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 58% of other locations on record.