Lake Jefferson (aka Jefferson Lake)



Natural body of inland water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.2764857°, -93.760005°
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1017 ft. (310 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. Lake Jefferson is covered by the Cleveland, MN US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Lakes

German Lake 1.7 mi
Bossuot Lake 1.8 mi
Mud Lake 1.9 mi
Roemhildts Lake 2.5 mi
Rice Lake 2.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Phebe Jones Lakeside Cemetery Man-made 0.9 mi
Swedes Bay Water 1.4 mi
Cox Apple Orchard Man-made 1.4 mi
Irish Mountain Orchard Man-made 2.0 mi
German Lake Cemetery Man-made 2.0 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 ST PETER 2 SW which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 850 feet (167 feet lower than Lake Jefferson). 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 .86" 22.8° 2.2°
February .53" 29.2° 8.1°
March 1.93" 41.4° 21.2°
April 2.42" 57.6° 33.2°
May 3.55" 71.0° 46.6°
June 4.83" 79.8° 56.6°
July 3.94" 83.6° 61.2°
August 4.12" 81.1° 58.9°
September 2.76" 73.3° 47.9°
October 2.15" 60.6° 35.9°
November 1.69" 41.0° 22.6°
December .89" 27.1° 8.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 68% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 91% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 61% of other locations on record.