Upper Souris National Wildlife Refuge (aka Upper Souris Wildlife Refuge)



Place or area set aside for recreation or preservation of a cultural or natural resource and under some form of government administration; not including National or State forests or Reserves.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.5534947°, -101.5931081°
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1598 ft. (487 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. Upper Souris National Wildlife Refuge is covered by the Grano, ND US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Points of Interest

Grano Cemetery Man-made 4.2 mi
Lake Darling Water 5.0 mi
Mackobee Coulee Land 5.5 mi
Saint Henrys Cemetery Man-made 6.1 mi
Lake Darling Water 6.2 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 FOXHOLM 7 N which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 1,675 feet (77 feet higher than Upper Souris National Wildlife Refuge). 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" 16.5° -4.0°
February .44" 23.8° 4.3°
March .80" 36.3° 14.9°
April 1.25" 53.4° 28.3°
May 1.96" 67.6° 42.4°
June 2.97" 76.1° 51.5°
July 2.60" 82.0° 55.2°
August 1.84" 81.5° 52.1°
September 1.67" 69.8° 41.9°
October 1.39" 56.0° 30.6°
November .68" 35.0° 15.2°
December .46" 21.8° 2.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 77% 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 82% of other locations on record.