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Coeur d'Alene Environment Facts

Air Quality, Water Quality, Climate and more


Coeur d'Alene
Air Quality
Kootenai County
. Good Days Moderate Days Unhealthy for Sensitive Persons Days Unhealthy Days Very Unhealthy Days
2017 300 44 6 1 4
2016 325 26 0 0 0
2015 268 50 3 3 0
2014 278 58 7 0 0
2013 222 89 8 0 0




Coeur d'Alene
Water Quality
Coeur dAlene Lake, Upper Coeur dAlene & Upper Spokane Watersheds
. % Good % Threatened % Impaired
2014 na na na
2012 3 0 97
2010 na na na
2008 16 0 84
2006 na na na
2004 na na na
2002 8 0 92




Coeur d'Alene
Recreation
. # of Parks # of Parks
(99 City Avg)
National Parks, Historic Sites, etc.
(managed by National Park Service)
Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area and Nez Perce National Historical Park 7
National Campgrounds, Lodges, etc.
(other federal agency-managed sites)
32 26
State Parks, Sites, etc. 7 11



Coeur d'Alene Climate
(1971-2000)
. . 99 City Avg
January - Avg Low Temp 22 F 27 F
January - Avg Daily Temp 28 F 37 F
July - Avg Daily Temp 69 F 74 F
July - Avg High Temp 83 F 86 F
Avg Annual Precipitation 26 in 35 in



Coeur d'Alene Elevation
2,133 feet GPTR 99 City Average
1,652 feet



Coeur d'Alene
Natural Hazards
. Risk Level 99 City Average
Total Hazard Risk Higher Moderate
Earthquake 6% 10.9%
Tsunami No Risk No Risk
Hurricane 0 10
Flood Very High Very High
Tornado Very Low Low
Volcano Low Ash Fall No Risk
Wildfire High Low



Coeur d'Alene
Man-Made Hazards (Nuclear)
Nuclear Power Stations
(# Reactors)
Distance from City GPTR 99 City
Average
Columbia (1) 120 miles 50% of cities are within 100 miles of at least one nuclear station



Coeur d'Alene
Heating and Cooling Degree Days
(avg annual)
. . 99 City Avg
Total Degree Days 6,966 5,915
HDD 6,540 4,662
CDD 426 1,253



EPA Hazardous Material Cleanup Sites
(Coeur d'Alene Area)
Coeur dAlene Area EPA Cleanup Sites


Legend:
Small green circles (older style maps) or multi-colored circles (newer style maps: click here for legend) indicate 1)Superfund Sites 2)Federal Facilities 3)RCRA Corrective Action Sites and 4)Brownfields Properties (EPA hazardous material cleanup sites defined at Environment link)

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