Beech Gap



Low point or opening between hills or mountains or in a ridge or mountain range.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.6100941°, -83.072392°
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1257 ft. (383 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. Beech Gap is covered by the Tiptop, KY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Gaps

Buckhorn Gap 0.3 mi
Caney Gap 0.8 mi
Mullins Gap 1.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Hogtown Knob Land 0.5 mi
Rough Hollow Land 0.7 mi
Beck Branch Water 0.8 mi
Wolfspur Branch Water 0.9 mi
Sand Lick Branch Water 0.9 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 JACKSON CARROLL AP which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 1,365 feet (108 feet higher than Beech 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 3.56" 42.0° 25.7°
February 3.68" 46.8° 28.9°
March 4.38" 56.8° 37.4°
April 3.79" 66.8° 45.8°
May 5.16" 73.8° 54.3°
June 4.67" 80.8° 61.9°
July 4.59" 84.2° 65.7°
August 4.13" 83.3° 64.3°
September 3.77" 77.4° 58.4°
October 3.18" 67.5° 47.4°
November 4.20" 56.4° 38.9°
December 4.27" 46.3° 30.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 65% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 68% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 81% of other locations on record.