McDonald Falls
Part of Glacier National Park

Falls

Falls

Perpendicular or very steep fall of water in the course of a stream.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.6402491°, -113.8631739°
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Elevation

3225 ft. (983 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. McDonald Falls is covered by the Mount Cannon, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

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Sterling, UT 662 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Johns Lake Water 0.3 mi
Moose Country Pond Water 0.8 mi
Mount Brown Lookout Man-made 1.6 mi
Mount Brown Lookout Trail Man-made 1.6 mi
Lake McDonald Hotel Man-made 1.7 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 WEST GLAC which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 3,154 feet (71 feet lower than McDonald Falls). 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 3.16" 29.3° 15.5°
February 2.19" 34.8° 18.7°
March 1.83" 43.1° 24.2°
April 1.78" 54.2° 30.3°
May 2.66" 64.5° 37.7°
June 3.22" 71.8° 44.1°
July 1.97" 78.9° 48.2°
August 1.67" 78.8° 47.4°
September 1.87" 67.1° 39.1°
October 2.07" 53.4° 31.7°
November 3.10" 37.0° 25.0°
December 3.22" 29.6° 18.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 88% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 63% of other locations on record.