Dry Creek (aka Last Chance Water Creek)

Streams

Stream

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

Latitude, Longitude:
45.3149888°, -105.3116569°
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Elevation

3110 ft. (948 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. Dry Creek is covered by the Fighting Butte, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Fighting Butte Creek 0.5 mi
Hockey Creek 1.3 mi
Tiret Creek 1.5 mi
Rough Creek 1.7 mi
Skunk Creek 2.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Perry Park, CO 419 mi
Larkspur, CO 421 mi
Leadville, CO 422 mi
Fairplay, CO 422 mi
Elbert, CO 423 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

30N49E26DADA01 Well Man-made 0.7 mi
Fighting Butte Land 0.8 mi
06S52E13DCAD01 Well Man-made 1.2 mi
06S52E22ABDA01 Well Man-made 1.4 mi
06S52E10BADB01 Well Man-made 1.6 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 BROA which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 3,032 feet (78 feet lower than Dry 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 .49" 32.8° 8.6°
February .41" 39.7° 14.9°
March .87" 49.1° 22.6°
April 1.56" 60.3° 31.7°
May 2.30" 70.4° 41.5°
June 2.17" 80.1° 50.7°
July 1.52" 87.9° 56.1°
August .90" 87.1° 54.5°
September 1.04" 75.2° 43.5°
October 1.24" 62.2° 32.9°
November .59" 45.1° 20.7°
December .50" 35.2° 11.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 88% of other locations on record.