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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.8660083°, -78.0088782°
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16 ft. (5 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. Bald Head is covered by the Cape Fear OE W, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Capes

Cape Fear 3.3 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Smith Island Range Water 0.7 mi
Bald Head Lighthouse Man-made 0.7 mi
Bald Head Channel Range Water 0.8 mi
Jay Bird Shoals Water 0.9 mi
Fishing Creek Water 0.9 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 SOUTHPORT 5 N which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 20 feet (4 feet higher than Bald Head). 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 5.28" 56.4° 33.5°
February 4.18" 58.3° 35.1°
March 4.47" 64.5° 41.6°
April 3.08" 71.4° 48.7°
May 4.15" 78.1° 57.0°
June 5.04" 84.3° 65.4°
July 6.69" 88.0° 70.1°
August 7.66" 87.4° 68.5°
September 8.93" 83.5° 62.9°
October 3.87" 75.7° 50.9°
November 3.45" 68.4° 43.3°
December 4.19" 59.5° 35.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 57% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 84% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 95% of other locations on record.