Hells Canyon National Recreation Area

Reserves

Reserve

A tract of land set aside for a specific use (does not include forests, civil divisions, parks).
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Mines, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.5498848°, -116.5009743°
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Elevation

2887 ft. (880 m.)

Topographic Map

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. Hells Canyon National Recreation Area is covered by the Temperance Creek, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

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Nearby Points of Interest

Wisenor Place Man-made 0.5 mi
Saw Pit Creek Water 0.8 mi
Slaughter Gulch Rapids Water 0.8 mi
Lost Valley Creek Water 0.9 mi
Slaughter Gulch Land 0.9 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 RIGG which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 1,800 feet (1,087 feet lower than Hells Canyon National Recreation Area). 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 1.18" 40.9° 26.9°
February 1.13" 48.5° 30.3°
March 1.71" 56.9° 34.9°
April 1.78" 65.0° 39.9°
May 2.31" 72.7° 46.0°
June 1.80" 80.6° 52.3°
July 1.08" 90.2° 57.7°
August .91" 90.9° 57.4°
September 1.08" 80.3° 49.5°
October 1.12" 66.4° 40.5°
November 1.52" 49.3° 32.9°
December 1.29" 41.0° 27.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 74% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 70% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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