Back Creek (aka Miles City Creek)



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
46.2569461°, -104.8194068°
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2818 ft. (859 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. Back Creek is covered by the Bracket Butte SE, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Miles City Creek 3.2 mi
Stump Creek 3.4 mi
Lame Jones Creek 4.5 mi
Mile Creek 5.4 mi
Timber Creek 5.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Perry Park, CO 484 mi
Larkspur, CO 486 mi
Elbert, CO 486 mi
Limon, CO 487 mi
Fairplay, CO 490 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

06N55E23BA__01 Well Man-made 1.3 mi
06N55E23ABDA01 Well Man-made 1.6 mi
06N55E26BBBB01 Well Man-made 1.9 mi
06N55E24BB__01 Well Man-made 2.0 mi
Nelson Butte Land 2.5 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 PLE which is approximately 18 miles away and has an elevation of 2,780 feet (38 feet lower than Back 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 .55" 28.2° 3.3°
February .44" 34.9° 10.6°
March .77" 45.4° 19.6°
April 1.38" 58.4° 30.0°
May 2.28" 69.3° 40.6°
June 2.43" 79.3° 49.5°
July 1.77" 87.2° 54.6°
August 1.44" 86.3° 52.6°
September 1.37" 74.7° 41.9°
October 1.25" 60.8° 30.9°
November .59" 41.9° 17.9°
December .42" 31.5° 6.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 53% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 90% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 85% of other locations on record.