Etowah River

Also Known As: Etawi River, Etowa River, Hightower Creek, and Hightower River.



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.2539826°, -85.1766174°
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577 ft. (176 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. Etowah River is covered by the Rome North, GA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Nearby Cities

Rome, GA 1 mi
Lindale, GA 5 mi
Shannon, GA 8 mi
Plainville, GA 13 mi
Kingston, GA 13 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Widow Fools Ferry (historical) Man-made 0.0 mi
Forrest Monument Man-made 0.1 mi
Broad Street Bridge Man-made 0.2 mi
Myrtle Hill Land 0.2 mi
Barron Stadium Man-made 0.2 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 ROME which is approximately 2 miles away and has an elevation of 615 feet (38 feet higher than Etowah River). 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 5.37" 49.6° 29.1°
February 4.87" 55.2° 31.3°
March 6.67" 63.8° 38.3°
April 4.88" 71.9° 45.0°
May 4.25" 78.5° 54.0°
June 4.60" 84.6° 62.6°
July 4.83" 87.7° 67.2°
August 4.43" 86.5° 66.4°
September 3.93" 81.0° 60.3°
October 3.40" 71.5° 47.0°
November 4.55" 62.0° 38.9°
December 4.38" 52.6° 31.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 75% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 91% of other locations on record.