Back Creek



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

Latitude, Longitude:
40.7622661°, -85.6524796°
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758 ft. (231 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. Back Creek is covered by the Lagro, IN US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Small Rush Creek 0.3 mi
Rush Creek 1.1 mi
Logan Creek 1.2 mi
Rockaway Creek 1.5 mi
Indian Creek 2.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Center Grove Cemetery Man-made 0.6 mi
Lost Bridge State Recreation Area Man-made 1.6 mi
Salamonie Lake Water 2.2 mi
Leedy Cemetery Man-made 2.4 mi
Mount Hope State Recreation Area Man-made 2.8 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 WAB which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 730 feet (28 feet lower than Back 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 2.16" 31.2° 14.3°
February 1.89" 35.8° 17.0°
March 2.73" 47.1° 26.9°
April 3.53" 59.6° 36.6°
May 4.06" 71.2° 47.7°
June 4.23" 79.8° 57.5°
July 4.14" 83.3° 60.9°
August 4.01" 81.0° 58.7°
September 3.18" 75.4° 51.0°
October 2.80" 63.4° 39.5°
November 3.11" 48.9° 31.1°
December 2.72" 36.3° 20.4°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 65% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 57% of other locations on record.