Lake Frances Dam (aka Lake Frances East Dam)

Dams

Dam

Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
See also: Locales, Mines, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.2630313°, -112.2072571°
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Elevation

3809 ft. (1161 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. Lake Frances Dam is covered by the Valier East, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Manti, UT 622 mi
Scipio, UT 623 mi
Fayette, UT 625 mi
Orangeville, UT 627 mi
Sterling, UT 627 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Miller Coulee Land 2.1 mi
Lone Man Coulee Land 2.4 mi
29N04W08CCD_01 Well Man-made 2.5 mi
Lake Frances Water 3.1 mi
Miller Park Man-made 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 VAL which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 3,810 feet (1 feet higher than Lake Frances Dam). 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" 32.3° 11.5°
February .24" 37.3° 15.8°
March .50" 44.4° 22.8°
April .92" 55.2° 31.4°
May 2.24" 64.6° 40.4°
June 2.63" 72.5° 48.1°
July 1.33" 79.6° 52.5°
August 1.65" 80.0° 51.8°
September 1.14" 69.9° 43.1°
October .60" 58.9° 34.1°
November .37" 41.5° 22.1°
December .29" 34.0° 14.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 85% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 74% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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