Whitney Woods



Small area covered with a dense growth of trees; does not include an area of trees under the administration of a political agency.
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Parks, and Reserves
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.233434°, -70.8328216°
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85 ft. (26 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. Whitney Woods is covered by the Cohasset, MA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Scituate Hill Land 0.3 mi
Great Swamp Water 0.6 mi
Deer Hill Land 0.7 mi
Sanctuary Pond Water 0.7 mi
James Hill Land 0.8 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 HING which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 30 feet (55 feet lower than Whitney Woods). 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 4.80" 36.8° 19.8°
February 4.01" 38.9° 22.0°
March 4.69" 46.6° 29.3°
April 4.26" 56.7° 37.6°
May 3.76" 67.4° 47.1°
June 3.47" 75.9° 56.3°
July 3.51" 81.4° 62.1°
August 4.17" 79.1° 60.9°
September 3.75" 71.8° 53.2°
October 4.41" 62.0° 42.4°
November 4.66" 51.8° 34.6°
December 4.39" 41.5° 25.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 80% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 52% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 82% of other locations on record.