Ash Lake (aka South Ash Lake)



Natural body of inland water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.4229727°, -96.2947728°
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1713 ft. (522 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. Ash Lake is covered by the Lake Benton NE, MN US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Lakes

Herschberger Slough 1.9 mi
Lake Shaokatan 3.4 mi
Hawks Nest Lake 5.7 mi
Perch Lake 6.3 mi
Drietz Lake 6.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Louisville, KS 357 mi
Delia, KS 358 mi
Hoyt, KS 359 mi
Belvue, KS 360 mi
Wamego, KS 361 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Ash Lake State Wildlife Management Area Man-made 0.5 mi
Chain-O-Sloughs State Wildlife Management Man-made 1.3 mi
East Elim Cemetery Man-made 1.6 mi
West Elim Cemetery Man-made 1.8 mi
Shaokatan Cemetery Man-made 2.1 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 TY which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 1,735 feet (22 feet higher than Ash 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" 22.0° 5.6°
February .54" 27.4° 12.2°
March 1.67" 39.1° 23.0°
April 2.41" 55.5° 35.0°
May 3.41" 69.4° 46.5°
June 4.14" 78.5° 55.7°
July 3.36" 82.5° 60.0°
August 3.16" 80.2° 58.1°
September 2.56" 71.8° 48.8°
October 2.01" 58.9° 37.9°
November 1.58" 39.0° 23.7°
December .64" 26.2° 10.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 74% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 86% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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