Altamont State Public Shooting Areas



Place or area set aside for recreation or preservation of a cultural or natural resource and under some form of government administration; not including National or State forests or Reserves.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.8569092°, -96.7081157°
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1850 ft. (564 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. Altamont State Public Shooting Areas is covered by the Clear Lake North, SD US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Louisville, KS 388 mi
Oak Hill, KS 389 mi
Delphos, KS 390 mi
Delia, KS 390 mi
Wakefield, KS 390 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

North Coteau Lake Water 1.6 mi
East Coteau Lake Water 1.8 mi
South Coteau Lake Water 2.2 mi
Swedish Cemetery Man-made 3.2 mi
Conner Slough Water 3.5 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 CLEAR L which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 1,800 feet (50 feet lower than Altamont State Public Shooting Areas). 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 .78" 19.9° -0.5°
February .66" 26.6° 7.0°
March 1.79" 37.9° 18.2°
April 2.25" 54.4° 32.1°
May 3.12" 68.0° 45.4°
June 4.27" 76.8° 55.2°
July 3.46" 81.6° 60.0°
August 3.12" 79.5° 58.3°
September 2.44" 70.1° 47.7°
October 2.03" 57.5° 34.4°
November 1.32" 37.9° 19.8°
December .53" 23.7° 5.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 79% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 94% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 67% of other locations on record.