Whiskey Creek (aka Purviance Creek)



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
34.1560043°, -77.855262°
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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. Whiskey Creek is covered by the Wrightsville Beach, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Hewletts Creek 2.1 mi
Everett Creek 3.1 mi
Bradley Creek 4.1 mi
Mott Creek 4.6 mi
Barnards Creek 5.0 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Masonboro Boat Yard and Marina Water 0.1 mi
Masonboro Sound Water 0.7 mi
Apache Trail Man-made 1.0 mi
Mohican Trail Man-made 1.6 mi
Masonboro Channel Water 2.1 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 WILMINGTON NEW HANVR AP which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 30 feet (30 feet higher than Whiskey Creek). 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 4.52" 56.3° 35.8°
February 3.66" 59.5° 37.5°
March 4.22" 66.2° 43.7°
April 2.94" 74.1° 51.2°
May 4.40" 80.6° 59.8°
June 5.36" 86.4° 67.6°
July 7.62" 89.9° 72.3°
August 7.31" 88.3° 71.0°
September 6.79" 84.1° 65.9°
October 3.21" 75.6° 53.9°
November 3.26" 67.8° 45.1°
December 3.78" 59.6° 38.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 67% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 88% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

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