Big Walnut Creek

Also Known As: Walnut Creek, Big Belly Creek, Big Bellys Creek, Big Lick Creek, Gahanna River, Gahannah River, Hayes Ditch, M'nkwi M'honi Siipunk, Menkwi Mhoani Siipunk, and Whingwy Mahoni Sepung.



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.7989521°, -83.0099057°
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673 ft. (205 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. Big Walnut Creek is covered by the Commercial Point, OH US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Plum Run 1.3 mi
Plum Run North 2.8 mi
Grant Run 3.1 mi
Peters Run 3.3 mi
Grove Run 4.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Paul Peters Farm Cemetery Man-made 1.2 mi
Southerly Wastewater Treatment Plant Man-made 1.2 mi
Columbus Municipal Nursery Man-made 1.3 mi
Scioto Cemetery Man-made 1.5 mi
Fernwood Cemetery Man-made 1.8 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 COLUMBUS VLY CROSS which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 735 feet (62 feet higher than Big Walnut 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 2.56" 36.4° 20.2°
February 2.07" 41.3° 23.3°
March 3.00" 52.5° 31.8°
April 3.65" 64.2° 40.4°
May 4.31" 73.9° 50.7°
June 4.01" 82.2° 59.9°
July 4.39" 85.6° 63.7°
August 4.31" 83.8° 61.6°
September 2.93" 77.9° 54.5°
October 2.53" 66.5° 43.0°
November 3.30" 52.9° 34.2°
December 2.97" 41.1° 25.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 57% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 54% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 60% of other locations on record.