Blackhawk Island

Islands

Island

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

Latitude, Longitude:
42.2077996°, -89.0951047°
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Elevation

692 ft. (211 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. Blackhawk Island is covered by the Rockford South, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Points of Interest

GEM Field Park Man-made 0.5 mi
Camp Grant Station (historical) Man-made 0.7 mi
Rockford Sanitary District Disposal Plant Man-made 1.1 mi
Rockford Pistol Range Man-made 1.1 mi
Don Schmid Park Man-made 1.2 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 ROCKFORD AP which is approximately 1 miles away and has an elevation of 733 feet (41 feet higher than Blackhawk 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 1.41" 27.2° 10.8°
February 1.34" 33.0° 16.3°
March 2.39" 45.5° 26.7°
April 3.62" 59.1° 36.8°
May 4.03" 71.2° 47.9°
June 4.80" 79.9° 57.6°
July 4.10" 83.1° 62.6°
August 4.21" 80.9° 60.9°
September 3.47" 73.9° 51.8°
October 2.57" 61.8° 40.1°
November 2.63" 45.5° 29.0°
December 2.06" 32.0° 16.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 71% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

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