Palouse Falls (aka Aputaput)



Perpendicular or very steep fall of water in the course of a stream.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
46.6634793°, -118.2235769°
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718 ft. (219 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. Palouse Falls is covered by the Palouse Falls, WA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Falls

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Fryxell Overlook Land 0.2 mi
Falls Spring Water 0.2 mi
Palouse Falls State Park Man-made 0.2 mi
Indian Spring Water 1.3 mi
Railroad Spring Water 1.3 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 LACRO which is approximately 19 miles away and has an elevation of 1,450 feet (732 feet higher than Palouse Falls). 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 1.73" 37.9° 24.2°
February 1.51" 45.0° 27.9°
March 1.49" 53.8° 31.5°
April 1.21" 62.4° 36.1°
May 1.22" 71.1° 41.3°
June .95" 79.1° 47.3°
July .45" 88.0° 51.8°
August .48" 87.4° 51.3°
September .62" 77.7° 43.4°
October 1.01" 63.7° 34.7°
November 1.95" 46.6° 30.2°
December 2.20" 37.7° 24.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 57% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 64% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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