Big Lightning Creek (aka East Lightning Creek)

Streams

Stream

Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
46.0558213°, -107.3722881°
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Elevation

2818 ft. (859 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. Big Lightning Creek is covered by the Hope Ranch, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Jasper Coulee Land 0.2 mi
04N35E33A___01 Well Man-made 0.2 mi
Hope Ranch Man-made 1.3 mi
04N35E22DBCA01 Well Man-made 1.8 mi
Haystack Coulee Land 1.8 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 HYSHAM 25 which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 3,100 feet (282 feet higher than Big Lightning 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 .65" 31.7° 5.4°
February .50" 38.2° 12.2°
March .93" 47.4° 21.5°
April 1.37" 57.9° 30.2°
May 2.22" 68.0° 39.0°
June 2.36" 78.3° 47.4°
July 1.49" 87.1° 51.9°
August .87" 87.2° 50.3°
September 1.32" 74.3° 40.0°
October 1.29" 61.1° 29.4°
November .75" 44.0° 18.1°
December .62" 34.8° 8.6°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 87% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 86% of other locations on record.