Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams, Forests, Mines, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
41.5187095°, -72.2689698°
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407 ft. (124 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. The Wales is covered by the Colchester, CT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Locales

Cherry Corners 1.8 mi
Camp Winnapaw 1.9 mi
Camp Wetonaw 2.0 mi
Camp Winnepaw 2.0 mi
Camp Wakenah 2.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Cockle Hill Cemetery Man-made 0.4 mi
Whittlesey Swamp Water 0.6 mi
Plants Pond Water 0.6 mi
Cockle Hill Land 0.7 mi
Harvey Pond Water 0.7 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 NORWICH PUB UTIL PL which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 20 feet (387 feet lower than The Wales). 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 4.74" 37.8° 17.3°
February 3.82" 40.0° 19.0°
March 4.93" 48.6° 27.4°
April 4.58" 58.9° 37.3°
May 4.13" 70.5° 47.6°
June 3.68" 78.5° 56.3°
July 3.67" 83.8° 62.5°
August 4.85" 82.0° 60.8°
September 4.29" 74.6° 52.7°
October 4.53" 63.9° 40.0°
November 4.86" 52.9° 31.6°
December 4.70" 42.2° 23.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 67% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 56% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 86% of other locations on record.