American Canal

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Canal

Manmade waterway used by watercraft or for drainage, irrigation, mining, or water power.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
29.4696795°, -95.2391012°
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Elevation

36 ft. (11 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. American Canal is covered by the Algoa, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Canals

Briscoe Canal 6.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Talco, TX 269 mi
Celeste, TX 270 mi
Cooper, TX 271 mi
Maud, TX 272 mi
Blue Ridge, TX 273 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

KRTS-FM (Seabrook) Man-made 1.0 mi
KTMD-TV (Galveston) Man-made 1.0 mi
Hastings Siding Man-made 1.5 mi
The Heights Man-made 2.7 mi
Newman Park Man-made 2.9 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 AL which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 28 feet (8 feet lower than American Canal). 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 4.76" 62.2° 43.1°
February 2.91" 65.7° 46.1°
March 3.11" 72.0° 53.0°
April 3.22" 77.3° 59.6°
May 4.92" 83.6° 67.3°
June 5.35" 88.8° 72.5°
July 4.78" 91.2° 74.2°
August 3.84" 91.6° 73.8°
September 7.12" 87.7° 69.6°
October 3.93" 80.8° 60.4°
November 4.43" 72.2° 52.1°
December 3.36" 64.7° 45.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 78% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 96% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 85% of other locations on record.