Big South Branch Pere Marquette River (aka South Branch)



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

Latitude, Longitude:
43.9358405°, -86.2006314°
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607 ft. (185 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 South Branch Pere Marquette River is covered by the Custer, MI US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Black Creek 0.7 mi
Hatting Creek 1.4 mi
Weldon Creek 1.5 mi
India Creek 4.6 mi
Frog Paradise Drain 4.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Notipekago Historical Marker Man-made 1.0 mi
Riverside Cemetery Man-made 1.2 mi
Custer Station Man-made 1.3 mi
Weldon Creek Station Man-made 1.8 mi
Saunders Lake Water 1.9 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 LUDINGTON 4 SE which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 690 feet (83 feet higher than Big South Branch Pere Marquette River). 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 1.64" 29.0° 15.6°
February 1.08" 33.5° 17.4°
March 1.99" 43.1° 23.5°
April 2.66" 56.6° 33.0°
May 2.81" 68.9° 42.5°
June 3.13" 76.9° 52.0°
July 2.55" 81.4° 57.4°
August 4.13" 79.3° 56.6°
September 3.66" 70.8° 49.2°
October 3.59" 58.9° 39.8°
November 3.33" 44.8° 30.6°
December 2.29" 33.3° 20.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 80% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 56% of other locations on record.