Big Island



Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
30.7199371°, -82.6590221°
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118 ft. (36 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. Big Island is covered by the Needmore, GA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Islands

Cart Island 4.7 mi
Rozier Island 6.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Sparta, GA 178 mi
Blythe, GA 180 mi
Hephzibah, GA 182 mi
Eatonton, GA 185 mi
Warrenton, GA 186 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Double Bridges Man-made 0.3 mi
Black Branch Water 0.4 mi
Long Branch Water 1.4 mi
Cutoff Branch Water 1.4 mi
Mattox Ford Man-made 2.1 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 FARGO 17 NE which is approximately 19 miles away and has an elevation of 124 feet (6 feet higher than Big Island). 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 3.81" 63.2° 37.9°
February 3.24" 66.1° 41.9°
March 4.52" 74.1° 47.7°
April 2.76" 79.5° 53.3°
May 2.36" 87.0° 59.7°
June 5.40" 91.2° 65.9°
July 6.55" 93.0° 69.0°
August 5.41" 92.1° 68.6°
September 3.63" 88.2° 66.0°
October 2.03" 80.8° 54.7°
November 2.42" 73.0° 47.4°
December 2.94" 65.2° 39.9°

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 91% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 70% of other locations on record.