Berkshire Hills (aka Berkshires)

Ranges

Range

Chain of hills or mountains; a somewhat linear, complex mountainous or hilly area.
See also: Ridges and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.1667569°, -73.1495514°
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Elevation

1552 ft. (473 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. Berkshire Hills is covered by the Monterey, MA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Gilder Pond Dam Man-made 0.2 mi
Gilder Pond Water 0.3 mi
Morley Hill Land 0.8 mi
Royal Pond Dam Man-made 1.0 mi
Royal Pond Water 1.1 mi

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 CHESTER 2 which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 640 feet (912 feet lower than Berkshire Hills). 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 4.52" 31.1° 6.9°
February 3.83" 35.7° 10.6°
March 5.16" 46.2° 22.5°
April 4.98" 60.2° 32.6°
May 6.11" 73.1° 44.0°
June 5.50" 80.3° 52.6°
July 5.70" 85.5° 57.3°
August 5.48" 82.3° 55.3°
September 5.01" 73.4° 45.4°
October 5.00" 63.5° 33.9°
November 5.35" 50.8° 27.7°
December 5.01" 36.8° 15.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 57% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 84% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 95% of other locations on record.