First State National Historical Park (aka First State National Monument)



Place or area set aside for recreation or preservation of a cultural or natural resource and under some form of government administration; not including National or State forests or Reserves.
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, and Mines
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.8307579°, -75.563539°
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302 ft. (92 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. First State National Historical Park is covered by the Wilmington North, DE US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Points of Interest

Ramsey Run Water 0.5 mi
Tempest Mills Man-made 0.7 mi
Beaver Creek Water 0.7 mi
Smith Bridge Man-made 0.9 mi
Carney Run Water 1.0 mi

Popular Points of Interest in First State National Historical Park

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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 MARCUS H which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 10 feet (292 feet lower than First State National Historical Park). 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 2.92" 39.5° 27.9°
February 2.75" 42.9° 29.8°
March 3.63" 51.8° 36.6°
April 3.27" 63.2° 45.6°
May 4.16" 73.8° 55.5°
June 3.20" 83.0° 64.5°
July 4.01" 87.5° 69.8°
August 3.32" 85.3° 68.5°
September 4.23" 77.1° 61.3°
October 2.84" 65.2° 50.1°
November 3.21" 54.1° 41.4°
December 3.12" 44.1° 32.7°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 72% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 61% of other locations on record.