South Channel Platte River



Linear deep part of a body of water through which the main volume of water flows and is frequently used as aroute for watercraft.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
41.3761237°, -97.3569869°
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1437 ft. (438 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. South Channel Platte River is covered by the Columbus, NE US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Delphos, KS 147 mi
Oak Hill, KS 147 mi
Wakefield, KS 151 mi
Longford, KS 152 mi
Milford, KS 154 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Saint Joseph Cemetery Man-made 0.3 mi
Sheldon Camp Man-made 1.8 mi
Saint Joseph Cemetery Man-made 2.0 mi
Barnum Creek Water 2.1 mi
Southgate Campground Man-made 2.4 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 COLUMBUS 3 NE which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 1,450 feet (13 feet higher than South Channel Platte River). 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 .53" 31.5° 11.9°
February .73" 37.8° 17.7°
March 1.99" 49.7° 27.8°
April 2.83" 62.8° 39.2°
May 4.42" 73.7° 51.0°
June 4.21" 84.1° 60.8°
July 3.61" 87.9° 65.4°
August 3.20" 85.3° 63.5°
September 2.66" 77.3° 53.3°
October 2.01" 64.2° 40.9°
November 1.56" 45.7° 26.7°
December .74" 34.1° 16.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 72% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 63% of other locations on record.