Chestnut Ridge



Elevation with a narrow, elongated crest which can be part of a hill or mountain.
See also: Pillars and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.2729122°, -81.3339719°
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1145 ft. (349 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. Chestnut Ridge is covered by the Bessemer City, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Ridges

Yellow Ridge 4.0 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

WKMT-AM (Kings Mountain) Man-made 0.8 mi
Deal Park Man-made 1.9 mi
Mountain Rest Man-made 2.3 mi
Bessemer City Reservoir Water 2.4 mi
Long Creek Dam Man-made 2.5 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 GASTO which is approximately 11 miles away and has an elevation of 700 feet (445 feet lower than Chestnut Ridge). 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 4.21" 50.2° 28.6°
February 3.75" 55.0° 31.2°
March 4.26" 63.1° 38.5°
April 2.89" 71.6° 46.7°
May 3.64" 79.0° 56.2°
June 3.68" 85.4° 64.6°
July 3.53" 89.3° 68.9°
August 4.09" 87.8° 67.7°
September 4.26" 81.9° 61.2°
October 3.76" 72.2° 48.2°
November 3.16" 62.5° 38.8°
December 3.57" 53.3° 32.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 64% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 74% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 69% of other locations on record.