Celilo Falls (historical) (aka The Chutes)



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

Latitude, Longitude:
45.649845°, -120.9789563°
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161 ft. (49 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. Celilo Falls (historical) is covered by the Wishram, WA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Dillon (historical) Man-made 0.4 mi
Oregon Trunk Junction Man-made 0.5 mi
Tumwater (historical) Man-made 0.7 mi
Celilo Park Boat Ramp Water 0.7 mi
Celilo Park Man-made 0.8 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 DALLESPORT AP which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 235 feet (74 feet higher than Celilo Falls (historical)). 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 2.64" 41.4° 29.6°
February 1.86" 47.9° 32.3°
March 1.15" 57.1° 37.0°
April .74" 65.1° 42.5°
May .56" 73.6° 49.6°
June .43" 80.3° 55.9°
July .17" 88.0° 61.4°
August .32" 87.9° 60.8°
September .52" 80.6° 52.0°
October 1.00" 66.7° 42.4°
November 2.20" 50.0° 35.3°
December 2.69" 41.6° 30.3°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 76% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 86% of other locations on record.