Montana Number 18 Dam (aka Geyser 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.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
46.4866541°, -107.2539595°
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Elevation

2877 ft. (877 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. Montana Number 18 Dam is covered by the Steie Ranch, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Points of Interest

09N35E34AB__01 Well Man-made 2.4 mi
Steie Ranch Man-made 2.6 mi
09N35E34BA__01 Well Man-made 2.6 mi
Thebes (historical) Man-made 3.0 mi
Thebes Lake 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 HYS which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 2,660 feet (217 feet lower than Montana Number 18 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 .51" 31.9° 9.5°
February .34" 39.4° 14.9°
March .82" 49.8° 23.6°
April 1.31" 60.8° 32.9°
May 2.52" 70.1° 42.7°
June 1.93" 79.4° 51.7°
July 1.48" 86.3° 56.3°
August .93" 85.5° 55.1°
September 1.40" 74.4° 44.7°
October 1.19" 62.0° 34.4°
November .59" 43.9° 22.3°
December .46" 34.2° 12.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 53% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 78% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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