Head of Chinnis Branch



Poorly drained wetland, fresh or saltwater, wooded or grassy, possibly covered with open water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.2821132°, -78.1694414°
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62 ft. (19 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. Head of Chinnis Branch is covered by the Acme, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Swamps

Buckhorn Savanna 0.8 mi
Rattlesnake Bay 0.9 mi
Dark Bay 1.4 mi
Catholic Bay 1.8 mi
Little Green Swamp 3.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

WHSL-FM (Wilmington) Man-made 1.1 mi
Chinnis Branch Water 1.3 mi
Skipper Cemetery Man-made 1.9 mi
Chinnis Cemetery Man-made 2.1 mi
Pasture Pond Branch Water 2.2 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 WILMINGTON 7 N which is approximately 15 miles away and has an elevation of 40 feet (22 feet lower than Head of Chinnis Branch). 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 4.81" 56.2° 33.3°
February 3.86" 59.3° 35.3°
March 4.34" 66.5° 42.1°
April 3.09" 74.5° 49.0°
May 4.66" 81.0° 58.0°
June 5.13" 86.9° 65.6°
July 7.97" 90.0° 70.2°
August 7.35" 88.4° 68.7°
September 6.93" 83.7° 63.4°
October 3.11" 75.0° 51.4°
November 3.19" 67.7° 43.2°
December 4.00" 59.3° 35.9°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 83% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 93% of other locations on record.