Straight Ridge



Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.395942°, -86.5388719°
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571 ft. (174 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. Straight Ridge is covered by the Vandiver, AL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Ridges

Rock Ridge 0.7 mi
Pine Mountain 1.0 mi
Potato Ridge 2.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Rock Cutter Gap Land 0.3 mi
Indian Creek Water 0.8 mi
Ebenezer Cemetery Man-made 1.3 mi
Shelton Lake Water 1.4 mi
Shelton Lake Dam Man-made 1.4 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 CHILDERSBURG WATER PL which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 418 feet (153 feet lower than Straight Ridge). 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 6.08" 57.3° 32.8°
February 5.48" 62.5° 35.3°
March 6.73" 71.1° 42.2°
April 5.13" 77.9° 48.0°
May 4.36" 83.9° 56.9°
June 4.00" 89.9° 64.4°
July 4.75" 92.5° 68.4°
August 3.62" 92.0° 67.0°
September 4.12" 87.2° 61.2°
October 3.24" 78.4° 48.7°
November 4.27" 68.5° 40.9°
December 4.82" 60.2° 35.1°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 82% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 91% of other locations on record.