Magpie Coulee



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.5835649°, -108.4065184°
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3589 ft. (1094 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. Magpie Coulee is covered by the Vale Creek Ranch, MT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Smitty Coulee 6.6 mi
Sue Jane Coulee 7.6 mi
Big Coulee 8.1 mi
Chilkoot Coulee 8.4 mi
Badbaby Coulee 8.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Collbran, CO 439 mi
Loma, CO 442 mi
Woody Creek, CO 443 mi
Fruita, CO 444 mi
Redstone, CO 446 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Vale Creek Water 0.7 mi
03S27E04BCDD01 Well Man-made 1.4 mi
Birdhead Creek Water 1.8 mi
Vale Creek Ranch Man-made 2.1 mi
03S26E12DDBC01 Well Man-made 2.2 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 BILLINGS WATER PL which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 3,097 feet (492 feet lower than Magpie Coulee). 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 .62" 37.3° 13.3°
February .49" 44.2° 18.3°
March .87" 53.2° 25.4°
April 1.55" 62.7° 33.8°
May 2.39" 71.7° 43.1°
June 1.98" 81.1° 51.2°
July 1.19" 88.4° 56.2°
August .92" 87.8° 54.8°
September 1.42" 77.1° 44.9°
October 1.32" 65.3° 35.3°
November .64" 47.9° 24.0°
December .57" 39.1° 15.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 59% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 69% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 87% of other locations on record.