McFarland Lake



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
36.2151423°, -78.898063°
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459 ft. (140 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. McFarland Lake is covered by the Rougemont, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Rougemont, NC 2 mi
Butner, NC 10 mi
Stem, NC 10 mi
Braggtown, NC 12 mi
Gorman, NC 13 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

McFarland Lake Dam Man-made 0.0 mi
Bollinger Pond Dam Man-made 0.6 mi
North Carolina State University Forest Land 1.1 mi
George K Slocum Forestry Camp Man-made 1.1 mi
Deep Creek Water 1.2 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 ROXBORO 7 which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 710 feet (251 feet higher than McFarland Lake). 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 4.29" 47.9° 25.7°
February 3.40" 51.8° 27.8°
March 4.38" 60.4° 34.8°
April 3.32" 70.0° 42.9°
May 3.68" 77.0° 52.4°
June 3.69" 84.0° 60.8°
July 4.81" 87.8° 65.2°
August 3.96" 86.4° 63.1°
September 4.40" 80.2° 56.0°
October 3.90" 70.4° 43.7°
November 3.40" 61.1° 35.8°
December 3.40" 51.3° 28.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 56% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 74% of other locations on record.