Alum Cave Canyon



Linear depression in the Earth's surface that generally slopes from one end to the other.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.6811891°, -92.6648857°
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889 ft. (271 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. Alum Cave Canyon is covered by the Alread, AR US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Valleys

Lick Hollow 0.5 mi
Woods Hollow 1.4 mi
Briar Hollow 1.5 mi
Rattlesnake Hollow 2.7 mi
Dollar Hollow 3.7 mi

Nearby Cities

Dennard, AR 9 mi
Leslie, AR 12 mi
Clinton, AR 13 mi
Marshall, AR 16 mi
Shirley, AR 19 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Arnhart Cemetery Man-made 2.7 mi
Pine Mountain Land 3.4 mi
Liberty Cemetery Man-made 3.4 mi
Woolum Cemetery Man-made 3.8 mi
Castleberry Creek Water 3.8 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 MARSH which is approximately 16 miles away and has an elevation of 1,013 feet (124 feet higher than Alum Cave Canyon). 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 2.39" 44.9° 25.7°
February 2.97" 51.3° 30.2°
March 4.77" 60.2° 39.2°
April 4.09" 69.6° 46.7°
May 4.96" 77.1° 55.5°
June 3.48" 84.7° 63.9°
July 2.54" 90.4° 68.8°
August 2.39" 89.5° 67.0°
September 3.86" 81.7° 59.6°
October 3.47" 71.7° 48.5°
November 4.89" 59.0° 38.9°
December 3.87" 48.9° 29.6°

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 68% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 67% of other locations on record.