Calloway Gap
Part of Blue Ridge Parkway



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

Latitude, Longitude:
36.2848512°, -81.3881535°
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3432 ft. (1046 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. Calloway Gap is covered by the Glendale Springs, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Gaps

Gillam Gap 0.8 mi
Benge Gap 1.6 mi
Daniels Gap 1.7 mi
Horse Gap 2.4 mi
Phillips Gap 3.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

The Lump Overlook Man-made 0.8 mi
The Lump Land 0.9 mi
Betseys Rock Falls Water 1.1 mi
Mount Jefferson Overlook Man-made 1.6 mi
Little Fork Water 2.0 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 TRAN which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 2,875 feet (557 feet lower than Calloway 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 4.42" 40.9° 18.5°
February 4.00" 44.2° 21.1°
March 5.59" 52.4° 27.9°
April 4.72" 61.1° 35.1°
May 5.60" 69.1° 43.9°
June 5.11" 75.8° 51.8°
July 4.76" 79.7° 55.9°
August 4.62" 78.3° 54.4°
September 4.86" 72.3° 48.1°
October 4.48" 62.9° 35.7°
November 4.90" 53.2° 28.4°
December 3.65" 44.5° 21.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 86% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

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