Dead Creek

Also Known As: Allen Brook, River Saint Amant, River Scononton, Scomotion Creek, and Scomotion River.



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

Latitude, Longitude:
44.7161536°, -73.4426346°
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102 ft. (31 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. Dead Creek is covered by the Plattsburgh, NY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Saranac River 1.1 mi
Kennon Brook 1.3 mi
Rea Brook 2.1 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Interchange 39 Man-made 0.9 mi
Cumberland Bay Water 0.9 mi
Interchange 38 Man-made 1.0 mi
Champlain Memorial Man-made 1.1 mi
Plattsburgh Recreational Vehicle Park Man-made 1.1 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 PLATTSBURGH which is approximately 5 miles away and has an elevation of 165 feet (63 feet higher than Dead 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 2.34" 26.3° 7.5°
February 1.80" 28.9° 9.3°
March 2.32" 39.1° 21.3°
April 2.97" 52.6° 33.8°
May 3.02" 66.4° 45.2°
June 3.37" 75.4° 55.0°
July 3.23" 80.0° 60.0°
August 3.74" 76.9° 57.6°
September 3.41" 68.0° 49.3°
October 2.81" 56.2° 38.0°
November 2.93" 43.9° 29.3°
December 2.49" 32.2° 15.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 85% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 83% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 53% of other locations on record.