Niobrara River
Part of Missouri National Recreation River

Also Known As: Rapid River, Eau-qui-court River, Hisse yovi yoe, Hisse'yovi'yoe, Kickatari, Kits'kakis, L'Eau qui Court, La Riviere qui Court, Mini tanka Wakpa, Mniblaska, Nebrara, Ni obthatha ke, Niobrarah River, Runningwater Creek, and Runningwater River.



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.7661116°, -98.0472941°
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1211 ft. (369 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. Niobrara River is covered by the Niobrara, NE US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Fort Mitchell (historical) Man-made 0.2 mi
Niobrara (historical) Man-made 0.9 mi
Jones Island Land 1.0 mi
Niobrara Trails Man-made 1.2 mi
Sage Brothers Historical Marker Man-made 1.3 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 NIOBR which is approximately 1 miles away and has an elevation of 1,380 feet (169 feet higher than Niobrara 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 .35" 31.3° 10.1°
February .53" 37.7° 16.4°
March 1.47" 49.0° 26.1°
April 2.56" 62.8° 37.1°
May 3.62" 74.0° 48.4°
June 3.23" 83.6° 57.8°
July 3.21" 88.2° 63.2°
August 2.57" 86.5° 61.7°
September 2.17" 78.0° 51.5°
October 1.71" 65.1° 39.1°
November 1.02" 45.0° 25.5°
December .37" 33.9° 14.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 77% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 70% of other locations on record.