Bitter Creek



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

Latitude, Longitude:
45.0335978°, -105.8830679°
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3363 ft. (1025 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. Bitter Creek is covered by the Bradshaw Creek, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Dry Creek 0.2 mi
Rough Creek 1.6 mi
Bradshaw Creek 1.7 mi
Trail Creek 1.9 mi
Line Creek 3.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Leadville, CO 400 mi
Fairplay, CO 401 mi
Woody Creek, CO 402 mi
Perry Park, CO 402 mi
Larkspur, CO 404 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Spear Hills Land 1.3 mi
Kelsey Hill Land 1.5 mi
The Devils Backbone Land 1.8 mi
09S48E08CDB_01 Well Man-made 1.8 mi
09S48E08CABC01 Well Man-made 2.2 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 RECLUSE 11 which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 3,750 feet (387 feet higher than Bitter 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 .42" 30.1° -2.6°
February .32" 37.6° 4.6°
March .77" 46.5° 15.8°
April 1.60" 56.8° 26.6°
May 2.71" 66.4° 36.5°
June 2.47" 77.7° 46.3°
July 1.67" 86.5° 50.6°
August 1.16" 86.0° 48.4°
September 1.26" 74.0° 36.2°
October 1.29" 60.4° 25.2°
November .65" 42.5° 11.3°
December .43" 31.6° 0.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 52% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 96% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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