Tamanawas Falls (aka Tamanawaus Falls)



Perpendicular or very steep fall of water in the course of a stream.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.4013709°, -121.5890354°
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3455 ft. (1053 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. Tamanawas Falls is covered by the Dog River, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Falls

Wallalute Falls 3.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Tumble Creek Water 0.9 mi
Cold Spring Creek Water 0.9 mi
Sherwood Recreation Site Man-made 1.0 mi
Sand Canyon Land 1.0 mi
Sparks Spring Water 1.0 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 PARKDALE 1 which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 1,520 feet (1,935 feet lower than Tamanawas Falls). 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 5.29" 40.9° 26.2°
February 4.53" 45.4° 28.2°
March 2.96" 53.3° 31.3°
April 1.99" 59.4° 35.0°
May 1.17" 65.7° 39.9°
June .86" 72.5° 44.9°
July .33" 79.6° 48.5°
August .47" 80.3° 48.3°
September 1.17" 73.5° 42.8°
October 2.40" 62.0° 36.1°
November 5.52" 47.2° 31.5°
December 5.61" 40.2° 26.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 84% 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 lower than 57% of other locations on record.