Big Sand Lake

Lakes

Lake

Natural body of inland water.
water Icon Water
Map Marker

GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
47.0013784°, -94.9655042°
Elevation Icon

Elevation

1430 ft. (436 m.)

Topographic Map

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 Sand Lake is covered by the Mantrap Lake, MN US Topo Map quadrant

Free US Topo Map PDF Order Waterproof Printed Topo Map
 
Water Icon Water
Land Icon Land
Man-made Icon Man-made

Nearby Lakes

Loon Lake 0.9 mi
Beaver Lake 1.1 mi
Emma Lake 1.4 mi
Ida Lake 1.5 mi
Gilmore Lake 1.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Tiffany Springs, MO 535 mi
Lansing, KS 536 mi
Barry, MO 536 mi
Gashland, MO 536 mi
Liberty, MO 537 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Evergreen Lodge Golf Course Man-made 1.4 mi
Vagabond Village Campground Man-made 2.4 mi
Sand River Water 2.7 mi
Lake Emma Cemetery Man-made 3.0 mi
Dorset Railroad Station (historical) Man-made 3.2 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 PARK RAPIDS 2 S which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 1,434 feet (4 feet higher than Big Sand Lake). 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 .65" 16.4° -6.1°
February .50" 24.9° 1.4°
March 1.15" 37.3° 14.8°
April 1.71" 54.8° 28.9°
May 2.83" 69.4° 42.2°
June 4.21" 76.8° 51.4°
July 4.09" 81.4° 56.5°
August 3.82" 79.4° 54.6°
September 2.88" 68.8° 44.9°
October 2.55" 55.4° 33.1°
November 1.13" 34.6° 17.5°
December .58" 20.6° 1.3°

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 98% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 66% of other locations on record.