Benefield Spring



Place where underground water flows naturally to the surface of the Earth.
See also: Wells
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.4995911°, -86.6199963°
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640 ft. (195 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. Benefield Spring is covered by the Newsome Sinks, AL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Springs

Nearby Points of Interest

WRSA-FM (Decatur) Man-made 0.8 mi
Brindley Mountain Land 0.8 mi
Thomas Cemetery Man-made 1.0 mi
Saints Cemetery Man-made 1.0 mi
Hill Cemetery Man-made 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 HUNTSVILLE INTL AP which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 624 feet (16 feet lower than Benefield Spring). 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 5.52" 48.9° 30.7°
February 4.95" 54.6° 34.0°
March 6.68" 63.4° 41.2°
April 4.54" 72.3° 48.4°
May 5.24" 79.6° 57.5°
June 4.22" 86.5° 65.4°
July 4.40" 89.4° 69.5°
August 3.32" 89.0° 68.1°
September 4.29" 83.0° 61.7°
October 3.54" 72.9° 49.6°
November 5.22" 61.6° 40.7°
December 5.59" 52.4° 33.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 65% 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 92% of other locations on record.