East Channel

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Channel

Linear deep part of a body of water through which the main volume of water flows and is frequently used as aroute for watercraft.
See also: Guts
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.7584349°, -73.9495824°
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Elevation

0 ft. (0 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. East Channel is covered by the Central Park, NY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Channels

West Channel 0.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Queensbridge Park Man-made 0.1 mi
Ed Koch Queensboro Bridge Man-made 0.3 mi
Roosevelt Island Land 0.3 mi
Roosevelt Island Bridge Man-made 0.4 mi
Spirit Playground Man-made 0.5 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 NEW YORK CITY CENTRAL PK which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 130 feet (130 feet higher than East Channel). 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 4.13" 38.0° 26.2°
February 3.15" 41.0° 28.1°
March 4.37" 49.8° 35.1°
April 4.28" 60.7° 44.2°
May 4.69" 70.9° 54.2°
June 3.84" 79.0° 63.3°
July 4.62" 84.2° 68.8°
August 4.22" 82.4° 67.7°
September 4.23" 74.7° 60.3°
October 3.85" 63.5° 49.6°
November 4.36" 53.1° 41.0°
December 3.95" 42.9° 31.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 65% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 69% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 81% of other locations on record.