Airplane Canyon



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
See also: Basins
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
47.4501321°, -119.9006092°
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1079 ft. (329 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. Airplane Canyon is covered by the Palisades, WA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Pegg Canyon 2.0 mi
Skookumchuck Canyon 2.4 mi
Petrified Canyon 2.7 mi
Mohr Canyon 3.0 mi
Slack Canyon 3.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

McCue Station Man-made 2.0 mi
McCue Spring Water 2.1 mi
Skookumchuck Spring Water 2.3 mi
Whiskey Dick Creek Water 3.0 mi
Rattlesnake Creek Water 3.2 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 WENATCHEE AP which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 1,229 feet (150 feet higher than Airplane Canyon). 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 1.14" 33.9° 21.8°
February .86" 41.6° 26.7°
March .68" 53.6° 33.6°
April .47" 62.9° 40.0°
May .61" 71.5° 47.3°
June .64" 78.7° 54.0°
July .30" 86.7° 59.8°
August .35" 86.1° 59.7°
September .43" 76.5° 51.0°
October .45" 61.7° 40.1°
November 1.15" 43.9° 30.4°
December 1.43" 33.5° 22.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 51% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 97% of other locations on record.