Jackson Glacier (aka Siksikaikwan Glacier)
Part of Glacier National Park

Glaciers

Glacier

Body or stream of ice moving outward and downslope from an area of accumulation; an area of relatively permanent snow or ice on the top or side of a mountain or mountainous area.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.5988461°, -113.6989702°
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Elevation

7142 ft. (2177 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. Jackson Glacier is covered by the Mount Jackson, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Points of Interest

Mount Jackson Land 1.1 mi
Siksika Falls Water 1.4 mi
Jackson Glacier Trail Man-made 1.6 mi
Blackfoot Mountain Land 1.8 mi
Gunsight Pass Land 1.9 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 WEST GLAC which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 3,154 feet (3,988 feet lower than Jackson Glacier). 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.