Box Hill (aka Box Mountain)



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
41.8025986°, -72.4545289°
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823 ft. (251 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. Box Hill is covered by the Rockville, CT US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Whites Hill 2.1 mi
Green Hill 2.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Box Mountain Quarry Man-made 0.5 mi
Risley Reservoir Water 0.8 mi
Bolton Notch State Park Man-made 0.9 mi
Bolton Notch Pond Water 0.9 mi
Risley Reservoir Dam Man-made 0.9 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 COVEN which is approximately 5 miles away and has an elevation of 480 feet (343 feet lower than Box Hill). 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 4.38" 35.2° 12.8°
February 3.00" 37.8° 14.9°
March 4.32" 46.8° 24.3°
April 4.54" 57.5° 33.3°
May 3.96" 68.7° 43.3°
June 4.25" 76.3° 52.2°
July 4.08" 81.2° 57.3°
August 4.07" 80.0° 55.5°
September 4.54" 72.4° 46.3°
October 4.56" 62.1° 34.8°
November 4.64" 50.9° 29.1°
December 4.02" 40.0° 19.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 81% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 70% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 82% of other locations on record.