Love Canal



Manmade waterway used by watercraft or for drainage, irrigation, mining, or water power.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
26.6803471°, -81.5792458°
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20 ft. (6 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. Love Canal is covered by the Alva, FL US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Canals

Mike Canal 0.5 mi
King Canal 0.5 mi
East Easy Canal 1.5 mi
Dog Canal 2.1 mi
East Baker Canal 2.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Bamberg, SC 458 mi
Blythe, GA 458 mi
Jackson, SC 459 mi
Hephzibah, GA 459 mi
Sato, SC 460 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Spanish Creek Water 2.6 mi
Bedman Creek Water 2.7 mi
Owanita Man-made 3.9 mi
United Methodist Camp Man-made 3.9 mi
Fort Simmons Branch Water 4.0 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 LA BE which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 16 feet (4 feet lower than Love Canal). 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 2.31" 75.5° 50.0°
February 2.16" 77.6° 51.5°
March 2.89" 81.5° 55.4°
April 2.29" 85.7° 58.2°
May 3.91" 90.1° 64.1°
June 8.88" 92.0° 69.3°
July 7.69" 93.0° 71.0°
August 7.78" 92.5° 72.0°
September 6.57" 90.8° 71.2°
October 3.35" 86.7° 65.4°
November 2.34" 81.0° 59.4°
December 1.71" 76.4° 52.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 86% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 98% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 85% of other locations on record.