Canal 8



Manmade waterway used by watercraft or for drainage, irrigation, mining, or water power.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.6538889°, -73.4386111°
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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. Canal 8 is covered by the Amityville, NY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Canals

Canal 7 0.2 mi
Canal 9 0.2 mi
Canal 10 0.4 mi
Canal 6 0.4 mi
Grand Lagoon 1.1 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Peninsula Golf Club Man-made 0.3 mi
Nassau Shores Golf Course Man-made 0.4 mi
Carman Creek Water 0.5 mi
Unqua Point Water 0.5 mi
Jones Creek Water 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 WANTAGH CEDAR CR which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 10 feet (10 feet higher than Canal 8). 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 3.71" 37.1° 24.2°
February 2.77" 38.7° 25.5°
March 3.85" 46.3° 32.6°
April 4.02" 55.3° 40.3°
May 3.93" 65.9° 50.2°
June 3.36" 75.7° 60.5°
July 3.60" 81.0° 66.6°
August 3.66" 79.9° 65.1°
September 3.60" 72.9° 57.7°
October 3.22" 62.4° 46.8°
November 3.62" 52.0° 38.0°
December 3.63" 42.2° 29.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 82% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 64% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 65% of other locations on record.