Big Creek Gap



Low point or opening between hills or mountains or in a ridge or mountain range.
land Icon Land
Map Marker

GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.722864°, -84.2824177°
Elevation Icon


2526 ft. (770 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. Big Creek Gap is covered by the Tickanetley, GA US Topo Map quadrant

Free US Topo Map PDF Order Waterproof Printed Topo Map


Water Icon Water
Land Icon Land
Man-made Icon Man-made

Nearby Gaps

Hardslate Gap 0.6 mi
Steamy Gap 1.0 mi
Doublehead Gap 2.6 mi
Ramp Gap 2.7 mi
Horsepen Gap 2.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Riley Mountain Land 0.2 mi
Round Mountain Land 0.9 mi
Butler Creek Water 1.0 mi
Jeff Mountain Land 1.1 mi
High Top Land 1.2 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 JASPER 1 which is approximately 19 miles away and has an elevation of 1,465 feet (1,061 feet lower than Big Creek Gap). 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 6.19" 47.1° 29.1°
February 5.25" 52.1° 31.6°
March 6.64" 60.4° 39.0°
April 5.07" 68.9° 45.5°
May 4.81" 76.0° 53.9°
June 4.64" 82.4° 61.7°
July 5.33" 85.7° 65.6°
August 4.79" 84.6° 64.7°
September 3.97" 79.2° 58.9°
October 4.01" 69.3° 47.4°
November 5.04" 59.4° 39.6°
December 5.02" 50.4° 32.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower 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 95% of other locations on record.