Dog Island (historical)



Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.1625554°, -88.4278171°
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302 ft. (92 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. Dog Island (historical) is covered by the Smithland, KY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Islands

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Smithland Lock and Dam Man-made 0.2 mi
Dog Creek Water 0.3 mi
Morrison Landing Man-made 0.4 mi
Dog Island State Wetlands Man-made 1.1 mi
Alcorn Creek Water 1.2 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 SMITHLAND LOCK & which is approximately 0 miles away and has an elevation of 357 feet (55 feet higher than Dog Island (historical)). 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 3.33" 40.8° 23.8°
February 3.52" 46.5° 26.7°
March 4.39" 56.8° 36.6°
April 4.57" 67.5° 45.1°
May 4.54" 76.3° 54.9°
June 4.19" 84.6° 63.3°
July 4.49" 88.7° 68.5°
August 2.74" 87.2° 66.7°
September 3.57" 80.7° 59.4°
October 3.38" 69.5° 46.4°
November 4.06" 56.7° 36.9°
December 4.30" 45.3° 28.0°

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 63% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 75% of other locations on record.