Skeleton Mountains



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Ranges and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.6756593°, -85.7705193°
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1788 ft. (545 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. Skeleton Mountains is covered by the Anniston, AL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

King Hill 0.7 mi
Ryther Hill 0.8 mi
Ford Hill 1.1 mi
Davis Hill 1.1 mi
Jerry Hill 1.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Silver Ridge Land 0.8 mi
Camp Zinn Man-made 1.7 mi
Yahou Lake Water 1.8 mi
Yahou Dam Man-made 1.9 mi
Mountain Longleaf National Wildlife Refuge Man-made 2.2 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 ANNISTON METRO AP which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 594 feet (1,194 feet lower than Skeleton Mountains). 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 5.34" 53.3° 33.3°
February 4.80" 58.7° 35.9°
March 6.28" 66.8° 43.0°
April 4.87" 74.0° 49.3°
May 4.16" 80.5° 58.3°
June 4.14" 87.0° 66.1°
July 4.49" 90.1° 70.0°
August 3.35" 89.8° 69.2°
September 3.32" 84.4° 63.2°
October 2.87" 75.0° 50.7°
November 4.20" 64.8° 42.0°
December 4.11" 56.5° 35.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 69% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 83% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 85% of other locations on record.