Vashon Island



Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
47.4289871°, -122.4781836°
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299 ft. (91 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. Vashon Island is covered by the Vashon, WA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

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Nearby Points of Interest

Matsuda Reservoir Water 0.6 mi
Matsuda Reservoir Dam Man-made 0.6 mi
KGNW-AM (Burien-Seattle) Man-made 0.9 mi
Valley Center Park and Ride Man-made 0.9 mi
Vashon Center Man-made 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 SEATTLE TACOMA AP which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 400 feet (101 feet higher than Vashon Island). 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 5.13" 45.8° 35.9°
February 4.18" 49.5° 37.2°
March 3.75" 53.2° 39.1°
April 2.59" 58.2° 42.1°
May 1.78" 64.4° 47.2°
June 1.49" 69.6° 51.7°
July .79" 75.3° 55.3°
August 1.02" 75.6° 55.7°
September 1.63" 70.2° 51.9°
October 3.19" 59.7° 45.7°
November 5.90" 50.5° 39.9°
December 5.62" 45.5° 35.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 94% 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 53% of other locations on record.