Big Island

Islands

Island

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

Latitude, Longitude:
46.2130211°, -94.6161249°
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Elevation

1339 ft. (408 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 Island is covered by the Cushing, MN US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Islands

Bakers Island 0.4 mi
Pig Island 0.4 mi
Tayors Island 0.7 mi
Towers Island 0.8 mi
Grass Island 0.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Tiffany Springs, MO 480 mi
Hardin, MO 481 mi
Barry, MO 481 mi
Gashland, MO 481 mi
Lansing, KS 481 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Preachers Point Water 0.3 mi
Lovers Point Water 0.5 mi
Braggans Bay Water 0.7 mi
Buzzard Roost Water 0.7 mi
Fish Trap Lake Water 0.8 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 GULL LAKE which is approximately 18 miles away and has an elevation of 1,215 feet (124 feet lower than Big Island). 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 .78" 15.4° -4.6°
February .57" 23.2° 2.8°
March 1.41" 34.4° 15.2°
April 1.72" 50.6° 29.4°
May 3.25" 65.2° 43.5°
June 4.27" 73.5° 53.8°
July 3.97" 77.7° 58.9°
August 3.73" 75.6° 56.7°
September 2.64" 65.6° 46.6°
October 2.54" 53.1° 34.3°
November 1.34" 34.5° 19.9°
December .54" 20.1° 3.4°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 97% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 65% of other locations on record.