Blacktail Creek



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.2444331°, -104.2191117°
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3268 ft. (996 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. Blacktail Creek is covered by the Elkhorn Creek West, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Horse Creek 0.7 mi
Elkhorn Creek 1.9 mi
Hay Creek 2.8 mi
North Butte Creek 4.6 mi
Plum Creek 5.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Limon, CO 414 mi
Perry Park, CO 416 mi
Elbert, CO 417 mi
Larkspur, CO 417 mi
Simla, CO 422 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

07S61E10CDDA01 Well Man-made 0.9 mi
07S61E01DCAB01 Well Man-made 1.3 mi
Hay Draw Land 1.7 mi
07S62E06BCBD01 Well Man-made 2.1 mi
J Oliver Number 1 Dam Man-made 2.6 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 ALBION 1 N which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 3,312 feet (44 feet higher than Blacktail Creek). 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 .29" 27.9° 1.9°
February .31" 33.9° 8.3°
March .52" 43.2° 17.7°
April 1.55" 55.6° 28.7°
May 2.59" 66.1° 39.2°
June 2.79" 76.3° 48.6°
July 1.92" 85.1° 53.9°
August 1.44" 84.7° 51.9°
September .98" 73.3° 39.7°
October 1.12" 59.4° 28.5°
November .48" 41.1° 15.6°
December .32" 31.8° 4.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 59% 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 86% of other locations on record.