Mount Baker Wilderness



A tract of land set aside for a specific use (does not include forests, civil divisions, parks).
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Mines, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
48.8476857°, -121.7344456°
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4022 ft. (1226 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. Mount Baker Wilderness is covered by the Shuksan Arm, WA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Mazama Falls Water 0.3 mi
Mazama Lake Water 0.6 mi
Galena Chain Lakes Water 0.8 mi
Iceberg Lake Water 0.9 mi
Hayes Lake Water 0.9 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 UPPER BAKER which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 690 feet (3,332 feet lower than Mount Baker Wilderness). 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 14.34" 38.7° 28.0°
February 11.05" 43.5° 29.4°
March 9.75" 49.4° 32.2°
April 6.42" 56.7° 36.3°
May 5.06" 63.3° 42.2°
June 3.69" 67.8° 47.3°
July 2.64" 73.8° 50.9°
August 2.11" 74.7° 51.3°
September 4.27" 69.1° 46.7°
October 9.09" 57.8° 40.5°
November 16.47" 44.8° 34.1°
December 15.70" 38.6° 29.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 95% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 73% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 99% of other locations on record.