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. Lake James State Park is covered by the Marion East, NC US Topo Map quadrantFree US Topo Map PDF Order Waterproof Printed Topo Map
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 MARION 2 NW which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 1,466 feet (308 feet higher than Lake James State Park). 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.
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This location's average summer high temps are lower than 51% of other locations on record.
This location's average winter low temps are higher than 68% of other locations on record.
This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 88% of other locations on record.