Grand Rapids



Fast-flowing section of a stream, often shallow and with exposed rock or boulders.
See also: Bends and Streams
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
38.4353247°, -87.7411392°
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377 ft. (115 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. Grand Rapids is covered by the East Mount Carmel, IN US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Rapids

Kellys Ripple 3.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

WVJC-FM (Mount Carmel) Man-made 1.0 mi
Hanging Rock Land 1.3 mi
Mount Carmel Ferry Man-made 1.3 mi
Rose Hill Cemetery Man-made 1.4 mi
White River Water 1.5 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 MOUNT CAR which is approximately 1 miles away and has an elevation of 430 feet (53 feet higher than Grand Rapids). 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 2.90" 38.0° 21.0°
February 2.73" 44.1° 24.8°
March 4.15" 54.5° 34.5°
April 4.24" 65.8° 43.9°
May 5.12" 75.9° 54.1°
June 3.70" 85.1° 63.2°
July 4.24" 88.6° 67.1°
August 3.61" 87.0° 64.5°
September 2.80" 80.7° 56.5°
October 3.03" 69.6° 44.7°
November 4.19" 55.3° 35.7°
December 3.05" 43.0° 25.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 61% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 67% of other locations on record.