Houston County Lake



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
31.4068455°, -95.6052294°
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220 ft. (67 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. Houston County Lake is covered by the Hays Spring, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Farm Lake 3.9 mi
Pennington Lake 4.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Celeste, TX 135 mi
Cooper, TX 136 mi
Talco, TX 138 mi
Wolfe City, TX 138 mi
Blue Ridge, TX 139 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Houston County Dam Man-made 0.0 mi
Zach Branch Water 0.1 mi
Clark Branch Water 0.3 mi
Halls Field Cemetery Man-made 0.7 mi
Nealy Branch Water 1.0 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 CROCK which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 347 feet (127 feet higher than Houston County Lake). 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 4.00" 57.6° 35.9°
February 3.10" 62.5° 39.3°
March 3.45" 70.0° 46.1°
April 3.87" 76.7° 53.0°
May 4.66" 83.3° 62.1°
June 4.46" 89.4° 69.0°
July 2.84" 93.3° 71.7°
August 2.81" 93.9° 70.9°
September 4.12" 88.5° 65.9°
October 4.22" 79.5° 55.2°
November 3.93" 68.2° 45.2°
December 4.02" 60.2° 37.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 89% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 88% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 71% of other locations on record.