Ward Lake



Natural body of inland water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.7092421°, -102.4690655°
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2365 ft. (721 m.)

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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. Ward Lake is covered by the Thompson Lake, ND US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Lakes

Nearby Cities

Bowbells, ND 12 mi
Lignite, ND 12 mi
Powers Lake, ND 13 mi
Flaxton, ND 14 mi
Kenmare, ND 18 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Little Butte Cemetery Man-made 0.8 mi
Little Butte Cemetery Man-made 0.8 mi
Lostwood Wilderness Land 3.7 mi
Zion Cemetery Man-made 5.7 mi
Lostwood National Wildlife Refuge Man-made 7.2 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 BOWBE which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 1,958 feet (407 feet lower than Ward Lake). 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 .46" 16.1° -3.8°
February .44" 23.1° 3.5°
March .69" 34.3° 14.4°
April 1.25" 52.6° 27.7°
May 2.21" 67.1° 39.7°
June 2.94" 75.5° 49.0°
July 2.96" 80.4° 53.4°
August 1.94" 80.2° 50.9°
September 2.02" 67.7° 40.6°
October 1.11" 54.7° 29.2°
November .46" 33.8° 15.0°
December .29" 21.1° 1.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 84% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 97% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 81% of other locations on record.