Big Slough (aka Big Slough Creek)



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

Latitude, Longitude:
39.3183737°, -87.2330713°
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528 ft. (161 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. Big Slough is covered by the Saline City, IN US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Owl Creek 1.3 mi
Clear Branch 1.4 mi
Splunge Creek 1.6 mi
Little Slough 1.6 mi
Birch Creek 2.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Donham Cemetery Man-made 1.3 mi
Stagg Cemetery Man-made 3.1 mi
Ruggles Cemetery Man-made 3.4 mi
Zion Gummere Cemetery Man-made 3.6 mi
French Lake Water 3.6 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 SHAKAMAK STATE P which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 530 feet (2 feet higher than Big 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 2.79" 35.6° 18.2°
February 2.58" 41.4° 21.7°
March 3.22" 52.1° 31.2°
April 4.22" 63.6° 42.0°
May 4.10" 73.3° 51.8°
June 3.54" 81.6° 61.0°
July 4.69" 85.3° 65.0°
August 3.80" 83.5° 63.4°
September 3.72" 77.8° 55.6°
October 3.03" 66.9° 43.5°
November 4.09" 52.8° 34.1°
December 3.03" 40.2° 23.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 65% of other locations on record.