Three Forks



Any one of several areally extensive natural features not included in other categories.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.4628029°, -106.2908594°
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2585 ft. (788 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. Three Forks is covered by the Bullhead Reservoir, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Saint Marie, MT 12 mi
Nashua, MT 23 mi
Glasgow, MT 24 mi
Opheim, MT 28 mi
Frazer, MT 30 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Fort Peck Reservation Number 11 Dam Man-made 1.6 mi
The Pass Land 2.0 mi
Fort Peck Reservation Number 1 Dam Man-made 2.6 mi
Bullhead Reservoir Water 2.9 mi
Hay Coulee Land 3.3 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 LUSTRE 4 which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 2,923 feet (338 feet higher than Three Forks). 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 .26" 21.0° 2.5°
February .23" 28.3° 9.6°
March .50" 40.3° 19.1°
April .72" 54.3° 30.2°
May 1.94" 65.9° 41.1°
June 2.20" 74.4° 49.4°
July 2.08" 81.1° 53.8°
August 1.31" 80.8° 53.0°
September 1.22" 68.4° 43.0°
October .55" 55.8° 32.8°
November .33" 36.4° 17.9°
December .32" 24.9° 6.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 81% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 91% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 92% of other locations on record.