Lead Drift Mine



Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
See also: Dams, Locales, Parks, and Reserves
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
36.284514°, -92.7212776°
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860 ft. (262 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. Lead Drift Mine is covered by the Cotter SW, AR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Mines

Bear Hill Mine 2.3 mi
Onwata Mine 4.6 mi
Monkey Hill Mine 5.1 mi
Lost Bell Mine 5.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Dilday Hollow Land 1.0 mi
The Rock House Land 1.1 mi
Lean Mine Hollow Land 1.2 mi
Hampton Branch Water 1.3 mi
Hawkins Hollow Land 1.3 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 LEAD H which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 715 feet (145 feet lower than Lead Drift Mine). 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 2.49" 45.3° 20.5°
February 2.86" 51.5° 24.2°
March 4.34" 61.6° 33.0°
April 4.13" 70.7° 41.6°
May 4.80" 78.2° 53.0°
June 4.37" 86.1° 61.3°
July 3.00" 92.2° 66.3°
August 2.88" 91.3° 64.3°
September 3.92" 83.1° 56.0°
October 3.22" 73.2° 44.5°
November 4.73" 59.3° 33.6°
December 3.54" 48.9° 25.0°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 54% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 68% of other locations on record.