Paradise Lake



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.6983734°, -91.9018339°
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702 ft. (214 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. Paradise Lake is covered by the Lakenan, MO US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Hunnewell Lake 1.8 mi
Buckman Lake 4.4 mi
Don Dodge Lake 6.8 mi
Shelbina Lake 7.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Smith Lake Dam Man-made 0.0 mi
Black Creek Water 1.2 mi
The Mound Land 1.6 mi
Baker Branch Water 2.0 mi
Hunnewell Wildlife Management Area Man-made 2.0 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 SHELB which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 740 feet (38 feet higher than Paradise 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 1.61" 33.9° 14.0°
February 1.64" 40.1° 18.7°
March 2.98" 52.2° 29.6°
April 3.68" 63.2° 39.6°
May 5.16" 72.8° 51.3°
June 3.91" 82.0° 60.7°
July 3.79" 87.1° 65.2°
August 3.79" 85.4° 62.3°
September 3.64" 77.5° 53.2°
October 2.96" 66.5° 41.5°
November 3.26" 50.7° 29.6°
December 2.17" 38.5° 19.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 52% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 66% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 57% of other locations on record.