Choctawhatchee Number 1 Dam



Water barrier or embankment built across the course of a stream or into a body of water to control and (or) impound the flow of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
31.6734993°, -85.3482697°
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331 ft. (101 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. Choctawhatchee Number 1 Dam is covered by the Lawrenceville, AL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Dams

Nearby Cities

Franklin, GA 112 mi
Moreland, GA 116 mi
Woodland, AL 118 mi
Centralhatchee, GA 118 mi
Highland, AL 120 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Odom Branch Water 0.3 mi
Lake Choctawhatchee Water 0.4 mi
Beaver Creek Water 0.8 mi
Piney Woods Creek Water 0.9 mi
Little Piney Woods Creek 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 CLAY which is approximately 17 miles away and has an elevation of 500 feet (169 feet higher than Choctawhatchee Number 1 Dam). 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 4.91" 56.9° 35.3°
February 5.05" 61.5° 37.4°
March 6.56" 69.3° 44.3°
April 3.77" 76.0° 50.1°
May 3.85" 82.4° 58.7°
June 4.75" 88.1° 65.7°
July 5.27" 90.4° 68.9°
August 4.01" 89.7° 68.3°
September 3.76" 85.9° 63.4°
October 2.68" 77.4° 52.7°
November 3.93" 68.7° 44.2°
December 4.36" 60.2° 37.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 70% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 87% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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