Gaps

Gap

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

Latitude, Longitude:
35.1729113°, -81.3623053°
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Elevation

994 ft. (303 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. Dixon Gap is covered by the Kings Mountain, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Gaps

Stepps Gap 1.9 mi
Sherrars Gap 3.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Love Valley Land 0.5 mi
Modlin Branch Water 1.5 mi
Kings Mountain Land 1.6 mi
Kings Mountain City Lake Number Two Water 1.6 mi
Kings Mountain City Lake Number Two Man-made 1.6 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 NINETY NINE ISLA which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 500 feet (494 feet lower than Dixon 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 4.53" 50.5° 27.4°
February 4.07" 55.1° 29.5°
March 4.93" 62.9° 36.2°
April 3.05" 71.3° 42.9°
May 4.15" 77.7° 52.7°
June 3.76" 83.9° 61.3°
July 3.78" 87.5° 66.1°
August 4.83" 86.0° 65.3°
September 4.08" 80.4° 58.5°
October 3.85" 71.7° 45.2°
November 3.67" 62.0° 35.9°
December 3.67" 53.2° 29.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 54% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 71% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 79% of other locations on record.