Scotchmans Coulee



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.8344513°, -109.3040629°
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2559 ft. (780 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. Scotchmans Coulee is covered by the North Chinook Reservoir, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Burrell Coulee 1.7 mi
Link Coulee 2.7 mi
Corregan Coulee 3.6 mi
Chouteau Coulee 4.7 mi
Corral Coulee 5.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Collbran, CO 666 mi
Loma, CO 666 mi
Fruita, CO 669 mi
Orangeville, UT 669 mi
Castle Dale, UT 670 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

East Fork Battle Creek Water 2.1 mi
Royal Champion Dam Man-made 2.9 mi
North Chinook Reservoir Water 4.4 mi
Brave Warrior Dam Man-made 4.5 mi
North Chinook Dam Man-made 4.7 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 CHIN which is approximately 18 miles away and has an elevation of 2,345 feet (214 feet lower than Scotchmans Coulee). 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 .54" 25.9° -0.5°
February .32" 33.4° 6.2°
March .56" 45.1° 16.7°
April .99" 58.9° 29.9°
May 2.29" 69.1° 40.8°
June 2.29" 77.8° 49.9°
July 1.66" 84.0° 53.1°
August 1.34" 83.7° 51.4°
September 1.43" 72.1° 38.6°
October .66" 59.2° 27.2°
November .47" 40.3° 13.4°
December .51" 29.7° 3.7°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 94% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 89% of other locations on record.