Lush Coulee (aka Dick Thomas Coulee)



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.6827814°, -107.6114818°
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2280 ft. (695 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. Lush Coulee is covered by the Tattnall, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Gregory Coulee 0.6 mi
Coop Coulee 1.8 mi
Clark Coulee 2.3 mi
Butte Coulee 5.0 mi
Joe Bell Coulee 5.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Austin Lake Water 2.6 mi
Austin Dam Man-made 3.4 mi
Austin Dam Man-made 3.4 mi
34N31E09DAAA01 Well Man-made 3.6 mi
Austin Spring Water 3.6 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 FORKS 4 which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 2,599 feet (319 feet higher than Lush Coulee). 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 .31" 23.5° 1.3°
February .30" 31.7° 8.5°
March .53" 43.9° 19.4°
April .66" 59.0° 30.5°
May 2.13" 70.0° 40.8°
June 2.51" 78.0° 48.7°
July 2.15" 84.7° 53.2°
August 1.18" 85.5° 52.5°
September 1.07" 73.6° 42.0°
October .63" 59.7° 31.7°
November .46" 39.6° 17.3°
December .36" 27.4° 5.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 57% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 92% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 91% of other locations on record.