Sparkill Creek

Also Known As: Spar Kil, Sparkill Brook, Tapaan Creek, Tappan Creek, Tappan Sloat, and Tappan Slote.



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

Latitude, Longitude:
41.0383636°, -73.9079797°
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-3 ft. (-1 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. Sparkill Creek is covered by the Nyack, NY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Crumkill Creek 0.8 mi
Barney Brook 1.9 mi
Sunnyside Brook 2.0 mi
Wickers Creek 2.1 mi
North Brook 2.2 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Tallman Mountain Land 0.4 mi
Ferdon Avenue Bridge Man-made 0.4 mi
Sparkill Creek Bridge Man-made 0.4 mi
Piermont Pier Man-made 0.6 mi
Piermont Avenue Bridge Man-made 0.6 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 DOBBS FERRY ARDS which is approximately 5 miles away and has an elevation of 200 feet (197 feet higher than Sparkill Creek). 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 4.39" 38.1° 23.0°
February 3.35" 41.4° 24.5°
March 4.54" 50.5° 31.7°
April 4.50" 61.9° 40.4°
May 4.87" 72.5° 50.3°
June 3.88" 80.4° 59.3°
July 4.57" 85.4° 64.7°
August 4.38" 83.4° 63.6°
September 4.77" 75.8° 56.3°
October 4.11" 64.7° 45.3°
November 4.52" 53.6° 37.1°
December 4.27" 42.8° 28.1°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 85% of other locations on record.