Fishing Creek (aka Nameshanne)



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

Latitude, Longitude:
38.7531085°, -86.3835994°
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492 ft. (150 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. Fishing Creek is covered by the Bedford East, IN US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Sugar Creek 0.3 mi
Mill Creek 2.0 mi
Arnold Creek 2.8 mi
Back Creek 2.9 mi
Rock Lick Branch 3.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Bishop Roberts Park Man-made 0.8 mi
Spring Mall Park Lake Dam Man-made 1.7 mi
Spring Mall Park Lake Water 1.7 mi
Spring Mill State Park Man-made 2.4 mi
Hamer Cemetery Man-made 2.5 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 OOLITIC PURDUE EXP which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 650 feet (158 feet higher than Fishing Creek). 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 2.75" 37.1° 18.2°
February 2.70" 42.8° 21.5°
March 3.77" 53.3° 30.7°
April 4.47" 64.1° 40.3°
May 5.04" 73.7° 50.6°
June 4.11" 82.1° 60.0°
July 4.53" 86.0° 64.1°
August 4.20" 84.8° 61.9°
September 3.10" 78.5° 53.3°
October 3.24" 66.9° 40.6°
November 3.94" 53.8° 32.6°
December 3.30" 41.9° 22.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 54% 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 70% of other locations on record.