Hopson Lake (aka Yates Lake)

Reservoirs

Reservoir

Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.7194869°, -87.9594622°
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Elevation

387 ft. (118 m.)

Topographic Map

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. Hopson Lake is covered by the Belk, AL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Dubose Lake 2.8 mi
Baptist Lake 6.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Belk, AL 5 mi
Kennedy, AL 9 mi
Millport, AL 13 mi
Beaverton, AL 15 mi
Sulligent, AL 16 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Yates Dam Man-made 1.2 mi
Browns Mill Creek Water 1.7 mi
Coosa (historical) Man-made 1.8 mi
Guin Cemetery Man-made 2.2 mi
Union Chapel Cemetery Man-made 2.6 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 FAYE which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 365 feet (22 feet lower than Hopson Lake). 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 6.12" 52.5° 30.5°
February 5.10" 57.7° 33.2°
March 7.00" 66.7° 40.3°
April 5.61" 75.1° 46.6°
May 5.14" 81.8° 55.3°
June 4.24" 88.7° 63.9°
July 4.45" 92.1° 68.6°
August 3.61" 91.5° 67.2°
September 3.89" 86.0° 60.7°
October 3.48" 76.2° 47.2°
November 4.72" 65.3° 39.2°
December 5.36" 55.8° 33.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 81% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 78% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 93% of other locations on record.