Fossil Lake

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Natural body of inland water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.0916174°, -109.789364°
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Elevation

9905 ft. (3019 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. Fossil Lake is covered by the Fossil Lake, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Lakes

Fulcrum Lake 0.6 mi
Skull Lake 0.8 mi
Fizzle Lake 0.9 mi
Basin Lake 1.0 mi
Ouzel Lake 1.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Orangeville, UT 410 mi
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Manti, UT 413 mi
Fruita, CO 414 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Bald Knob Land 0.8 mi
Mount Rosebud Land 1.1 mi
Mount Dewey Land 1.7 mi
Oxide Mountain Land 2.6 mi
Impasse Falls Water 2.9 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 COOKE CITY 2 W which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 7,460 feet (2,445 feet lower than Fossil 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 2.29" 23.6° 2.1°
February 1.79" 30.4° 4.2°
March 2.00" 36.8° 10.1°
April 1.78" 44.3° 17.6°
May 2.69" 53.7° 26.5°
June 2.85" 64.3° 32.9°
July 2.16" 73.0° 37.6°
August 2.08" 72.0° 36.5°
September 1.95" 61.6° 28.9°
October 1.59" 48.9° 21.6°
November 2.05" 31.6° 10.5°
December 2.24" 23.1° 2.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 96% 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 67% of other locations on record.