Independence Creek



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.9735365°, -114.7153134°
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5617 ft. (1712 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. Independence Creek is covered by the Independence Valley NW, NV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

West Squaw Creek 8.2 mi
The Slough 11.1 mi
Pierces Creek 11.2 mi
Nanny Creek 12.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Oasis, NV 12 mi
Wells, NV 16 mi
Montello, NV 34 mi
West Wendover, NV 37 mi
Wendover, UT 39 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Ralphs Warm Springs Water 1.5 mi
Warm Springs Ranch Man-made 2.0 mi
Johnson Well Man-made 4.0 mi
Independence Well Man-made 5.2 mi
Maverick Canyon Land 5.6 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 OA which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 5,830 feet (213 feet higher than Independence 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 .68" 33.9° 8.1°
February .55" 39.5° 14.0°
March .87" 46.9° 20.3°
April .64" 55.4° 26.5°
May 1.13" 65.2° 34.8°
June .87" 76.3° 42.3°
July .53" 86.0° 48.7°
August .67" 84.8° 46.9°
September .53" 74.3° 37.7°
October .61" 61.4° 26.9°
November .58" 45.0° 18.1°
December .45" 35.8° 9.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 54% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 81% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.