The Ridge



Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.4022071°, -101.6920898°
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2470 ft. (753 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. The Ridge is covered by the Milesville, SD US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Locales

Gebes Ranch 1.6 mi
Radway Ranch 1.7 mi
Gittings Ranch 1.9 mi
Neville Ranch 2.5 mi
Deuchars Ranch 3.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Oakley, KS 367 mi
Grinnell, KS 369 mi
Winona, KS 370 mi
Limon, CO 370 mi
Grainfield, KS 371 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Topbar Cemetery Man-made 1.7 mi
Milesville Cemetery Man-made 3.1 mi
Donald King Dam Man-made 4.2 mi
Milesville Flat Land 5.1 mi
Donald King 4 Dam Man-made 5.7 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 MILESVILLE 5 NE which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 2,237 feet (233 feet lower than The Ridge). 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 .41" 29.4° 8.5°
February .56" 35.9° 14.7°
March 1.23" 45.9° 23.6°
April 1.95" 59.6° 34.7°
May 3.43" 70.8° 45.4°
June 3.09" 80.7° 54.8°
July 2.92" 88.1° 60.2°
August 1.97" 87.6° 58.7°
September 1.32" 77.1° 47.9°
October 1.71" 62.9° 36.3°
November .60" 43.7° 22.3°
December .44" 32.3° 11.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 58% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 75% of other locations on record.