Main Terrace
Part of Yellowstone National Park



Area of relatively level land on the flank of an elevation such as a hill, ridge, or mountain where the slope of the land rises on one side and descends on the opposite side.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
44.9682688°, -110.7052102°
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6539 ft. (1993 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. Main Terrace is covered by the Mammoth, WY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Benches

Highland Terrace 0.3 mi
Opal Terrace 0.7 mi
Pinyon Terrace 0.8 mi
McMinn Bench 2.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Manti, UT 397 mi
Orangeville, UT 397 mi
Castle Dale, UT 398 mi
Fayette, UT 401 mi
Scipio, UT 402 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Capitol Hill Land 0.3 mi
Fort Yellowstone Cemetery Man-made 0.3 mi
Mammoth Hot Springs Water 0.4 mi
Highland Spring Water 0.4 mi
Clematis Creek Water 0.4 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 YELLOWSTONE PARK MAMM which is approximately 1 miles away and has an elevation of 6,230 feet (309 feet lower than Main Terrace). 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 .88" 29.2° 8.6°
February .64" 34.1° 11.5°
March 1.08" 40.4° 17.7°
April 1.09" 48.9° 25.4°
May 2.01" 58.9° 33.9°
June 1.93" 69.3° 41.1°
July 1.59" 78.6° 46.4°
August 1.44" 77.9° 45.1°
September 1.29" 66.8° 35.8°
October .95" 53.8° 27.1°
November .94" 37.3° 16.9°
December .79" 29.2° 8.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 89% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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