Slate Creek Campground (aka Slate Creek Recreation Site)



Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams, Forests, Mines, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.6979734°, -114.2828636°
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4770 ft. (1454 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. Slate Creek Campground is covered by the Painted Rocks Lake, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Ely, NV 447 mi
Scipio, UT 459 mi
Baker, NV 462 mi
Fayette, UT 464 mi
Manti, UT 464 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Slate Creek Water 0.2 mi
Painted Rocks Lake Water 0.6 mi
Painted Rocks State Recreation Area Man-made 0.6 mi
Slate Point Land 0.6 mi
Elk Creek Water 0.9 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 GIBBONSVI which is approximately 19 miles away and has an elevation of 4,480 feet (290 feet lower than Slate Creek Campground). 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 1.99" 28.1° 9.4°
February 1.25" 35.3° 13.1°
March 1.12" 45.5° 21.2°
April 1.15" 55.6° 27.3°
May 1.65" 64.6° 33.7°
June 1.66" 73.2° 39.8°
July .91" 83.1° 44.3°
August .93" 81.8° 42.9°
September .88" 71.9° 35.6°
October .74" 58.0° 27.8°
November 1.60" 38.7° 20.3°
December 1.82" 28.2° 10.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 71% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 79% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 83% of other locations on record.