Sahale Glacier
Part of North Cascades National Park



Body or stream of ice moving outward and downslope from an area of accumulation; an area of relatively permanent snow or ice on the top or side of a mountain or mountainous area.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.487627°, -121.0417794°
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7936 ft. (2419 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. Sahale Glacier is covered by the Cascade Pass, WA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Glaciers

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Sahale Mountain Land 0.3 mi
Boston Peak Land 0.6 mi
Sahale Arm Water 0.8 mi
Horseshoe Basin Land 0.9 mi
Doubtful Lake 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 DIABLO which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 891 feet (7,045 feet lower than Sahale Glacier). 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 11.38" 38.2° 28.9°
February 8.45" 43.0° 30.4°
March 7.12" 49.6° 33.4°
April 4.72" 57.3° 37.7°
May 3.30" 64.8° 43.9°
June 2.49" 70.0° 49.4°
July 1.85" 76.5° 53.1°
August 1.74" 77.7° 53.8°
September 3.23" 70.9° 48.6°
October 7.47" 58.1° 41.7°
November 14.36" 44.2° 35.1°
December 12.76" 38.2° 30.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 91% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 75% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 98% of other locations on record.