Big Marsh Point
Part of Cape Lookout National Seashore



Projection of land extending into a body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.8234971°, -76.3632496°
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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. Big Marsh Point is covered by the Styron Bay, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Capes

Old Channel Point 0.7 mi
Mill Point 2.5 mi
Drum Point 2.9 mi
Horse Island Point 3.0 mi
Piney Point 3.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Big Marsh Water 0.1 mi
Cedar Inlet Water 0.3 mi
Cedar Hammock Land 0.4 mi
Gutter Creek Water 0.4 mi
Outer Grass Lump Land 0.6 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 CEDAR ISL which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 8 feet (8 feet higher than Big Marsh Point). 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 5.29" 53.4° 37.9°
February 3.50" 55.6° 39.5°
March 4.64" 62.9° 45.7°
April 3.25" 71.7° 52.9°
May 4.16" 79.1° 61.1°
June 4.13" 85.4° 68.6°
July 6.23" 89.0° 72.7°
August 7.11" 87.0° 72.1°
September 6.49" 82.2° 68.4°
October 4.42" 73.1° 58.1°
November 3.84" 64.8° 49.1°
December 4.54" 56.8° 41.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 63% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 91% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 92% of other locations on record.