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USGS Surface-Water Daily Statistics for Iowa

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USGS 05453000 Big Bear Creek at Ladora, IA


Iowa County, Iowa
Hydrologic Unit Code 07080208
Latitude  41°44'58", Longitude  92°10'55" NAD27
Drainage area 189  square miles
Gage datum 744.94 feet above NGVD29
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00060, Discharge, cubic feet per second,
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Mean of daily mean values for each day for water year of record in, ft3/s   (Calculation Period 1945-10-01 -> 2021-09-30)

Calculation period restricted by USGS staff due to special conditions at/near site
Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
1 64 88 146 268 208 249 310 88 124 61 82 80
2 63 74 183 210 197 221 243 70 124 96 111 75
3 60 65 229 180 214 228 192 65 131 77 83 68
4 71 75 265 201 200 197 194 67 145 64 103 66
5 92 82 247 202 202 314 214 107 97 73 85 76
6 162 77 229 178 224 200 189 119 84 72 71 71
7 75 85 172 163 238 201 165 67 75 61 65 66
8 65 91 236 148 204 272 183 73 71 83 68 64
9 58 80 229 153 207 295 236 134 69 165 64 61
10 55 96 305 177 243 327 166 127 71 122 70 59
11 56 96 257 187 226 236 148 87 55 86 67 59
12 92 111 245 181 227 404 126 122 49 77 88 59
13 99 94 339 201 268 390 125 80 78 69 75 72
14 62 86 314 197 259 286 144 143 64 82 68 128
15 71 80 236 194 200 330 115 140 65 78 63 91
16 82 87 210 203 233 251 103 142 57 63 76 77
17 104 99 237 183 253 264 96 74 71 61 78 69
18 71 160 241 272 265 298 198 100 149 97 81 67
19 71 232 361 235 233 300 210 79 86 68 76 65
20 82 232 289 249 184 272 176 103 128 63 76 64
21 71 233 216 220 198 226 178 64 118 65 81 64
22 86 156 261 186 204 275 107 93 81 69 72 64
23 80 142 216 186 200 293 91 61 89 96 70 64
24 79 152 193 224 280 295 81 57 72 89 69 72
25 66 157 171 242 255 256 143 56 106 75 69 82
26 62 180 189 215 265 192 134 100 100 73 73 79
27 76 179 183 233 341 208 104 116 76 68 90 86
28 55 164 196 209 351 184 134 98 67 66 89 89
29 63 152 243 257 302 196 110 103 72 68 78 82
30 75   324 219 271 316 126 121 66 108 75 113
31 75   331   230   92 59   72   76