Eureka Lake



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.7053431°, -89.2814845°
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712 ft. (217 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. Eureka Lake is covered by the Eureka, IL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Rich Lake 2.9 mi
White Oak Lake 6.3 mi
Le Baube Lake 8.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Witt, IL 100 mi
Cowden, IL 103 mi
Herrick, IL 104 mi
Irving, IL 104 mi
Butler, IL 105 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Eureka Lake Dam Man-made 0.2 mi
Mount Zion Cemetery Man-made 0.7 mi
Eureka Cemetery Man-made 0.7 mi
Hartman Cemetery Man-made 1.5 mi
WCRI-FM (Eureka) Man-made 2.4 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 MIN which is approximately 20 miles away and has an elevation of 750 feet (38 feet higher than Eureka Lake). 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" 30.1° 12.6°
February 1.83" 35.9° 18.2°
March 3.23" 48.1° 28.6°
April 3.53" 61.6° 38.3°
May 4.20" 73.4° 48.8°
June 3.71" 83.2° 58.4°
July 3.76" 86.3° 62.2°
August 3.41" 84.2° 59.7°
September 3.34" 78.2° 51.8°
October 2.81" 65.6° 40.5°
November 3.28" 48.9° 30.0°
December 2.39" 35.4° 18.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 53% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 53% of other locations on record.