Birch Creek (aka Birch Gulch)



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends and Rapids
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.8034905°, -116.6862563°
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1010 ft. (308 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. Birch Creek is covered by the Cactus Mountain, OR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Doug Creek 0.8 mi
Little Sulphur Creek 1.1 mi
Dog Creek 1.4 mi
Dug Creek 1.4 mi
Wyley Creek 1.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Kingston, NV 456 mi
Ely, NV 462 mi
Silver City, NV 476 mi
Dayton, NV 477 mi
Preston, NV 483 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Dug Bar Boat Ramp Man-made 0.1 mi
Dug Bar Land 0.3 mi
Fence Gulch Land 0.5 mi
Lower Dug Bar Rapids Water 0.8 mi
Dug Creek Rapids Water 1.0 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 COTTONWOOD 2 which is approximately 21 miles away and has an elevation of 3,945 feet (2,935 feet higher than Birch 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 1.88" 34.8° 22.9°
February 1.45" 39.7° 26.1°
March 1.71" 46.1° 29.8°
April 2.39" 53.6° 34.7°
May 2.99" 61.6° 41.2°
June 2.39" 69.2° 47.9°
July 1.53" 77.7° 54.0°
August 1.09" 79.0° 54.3°
September 1.25" 69.8° 46.7°
October 1.50" 57.2° 38.3°
November 2.12" 41.4° 28.9°
December 1.77" 34.9° 22.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 88% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 61% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 72% of other locations on record.