Phillipston Wildlife Management Area



A tract of land set aside for a specific use (does not include forests, civil divisions, parks).
See also: Dams, Forests, Locales, Parks, and Woods
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.5195332°, -72.132858°
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1138 ft. (347 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. Phillipston Wildlife Management Area is covered by the Athol, MA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

South Cemetery Man-made 0.9 mi
Popple Camp Brook Water 1.0 mi
Bigelow Brook Water 1.1 mi
Shattuck Brook Water 1.1 mi
Queen Lake Water 1.4 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 BARRE FALLS which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 910 feet (228 feet lower than Phillipston Wildlife Management Area). 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 3.75" 31.6° 10.5°
February 2.65" 34.3° 12.5°
March 3.56" 43.3° 21.9°
April 3.87" 54.9° 31.8°
May 3.91" 67.2° 41.3°
June 3.88" 75.4° 50.2°
July 4.05" 80.0° 55.0°
August 4.52" 78.1° 53.2°
September 3.82" 70.2° 44.1°
October 4.16" 59.4° 33.9°
November 3.86" 47.7° 27.5°
December 3.54" 36.1° 17.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 85% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 76% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 71% of other locations on record.