Brightwaters Canal



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

Latitude, Longitude:
40.7075989°, -73.2540062°
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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. Brightwaters Canal is covered by the Bay Shore West, NY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Canals

Thorn Canal 0.5 mi
Isbrandtsen Canal 0.9 mi
Bull Ditch 1.2 mi
West Canal 1.7 mi
Middle Canal 1.8 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Brightwaters Beach And Cabana Club Man-made 0.3 mi
Walker Park Man-made 0.3 mi
Lawrence Creek Water 0.4 mi
Lower Cascade Lake Water 0.4 mi
Upper Cascade Lake Water 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 ISLIP LI MACARTHUR AP which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 84 feet (84 feet higher than Brightwaters Canal). 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 4.27" 39.1° 22.6°
February 3.33" 40.5° 24.3°
March 4.76" 48.5° 31.1°
April 4.13" 58.1° 40.0°
May 3.90" 68.9° 49.4°
June 3.71" 77.4° 59.6°
July 2.93" 83.2° 65.9°
August 4.48" 81.7° 64.5°
September 3.39" 74.9° 56.6°
October 3.63" 64.0° 44.6°
November 3.86" 53.7° 36.1°
December 4.13" 43.9° 27.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 70% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 60% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 74% of other locations on record.