The Dalles (historical)

Also Known As: The Narrows, Dalls, Dalles, Big Chutes, Five-Mile Rapids, Le Grand dall de la Columbia, Le Grande Dalle de Columbia, Long Narrows, and The Dalles of the Columbia.



Fast-flowing section of a stream, often shallow and with exposed rock or boulders.
See also: Streams
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
45.6290103°, -121.113681°
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161 ft. (49 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. The Dalles (historical) is covered by the Stacker Butte, WA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Fivemile Rapids Light Man-made 0.2 mi
Little Spearfish Lake Water 0.6 mi
Memaloose Island Land 0.8 mi
Spearfish Lake Water 0.8 mi
Big Eddy (historical) Man-made 0.9 mi

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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 DALLESPORT AP which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 235 feet (74 feet higher than The Dalles (historical)). 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 2.64" 41.4° 29.6°
February 1.86" 47.9° 32.3°
March 1.15" 57.1° 37.0°
April .74" 65.1° 42.5°
May .56" 73.6° 49.6°
June .43" 80.3° 55.9°
July .17" 88.0° 61.4°
August .32" 87.9° 60.8°
September .52" 80.6° 52.0°
October 1.00" 66.7° 42.4°
November 2.20" 50.0° 35.3°
December 2.69" 41.6° 30.3°

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 76% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 86% of other locations on record.