Big Cowpen Swamp



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

Latitude, Longitude:
34.3726634°, -79.1628165°
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75 ft. (23 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. Big Cowpen Swamp is covered by the Lake View, SC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Little Cowpen Branch 0.7 mi
Alligator Swamp 2.7 mi
Cowpen Swamp 3.0 mi
Big Branch 3.5 mi
Bear Swamp 4.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Rogers Cemetery Man-made 0.5 mi
Ford Cemetery Man-made 0.9 mi
Bullock Cemetery Man-made 1.2 mi
Spiveys Millpond Water 1.4 mi
Spiveys Millpond Dam D-3601 Man-made 1.4 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 DIL which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 115 feet (40 feet higher than Big Cowpen Swamp). 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 4.16" 52.7° 31.6°
February 3.29" 56.7° 33.4°
March 4.41" 64.7° 39.7°
April 3.19" 73.1° 47.3°
May 3.36" 80.0° 56.6°
June 4.47" 86.0° 65.1°
July 5.44" 89.2° 69.7°
August 5.27" 87.5° 68.1°
September 4.13" 82.6° 62.2°
October 2.99" 73.5° 49.0°
November 2.80" 65.0° 40.5°
December 3.54" 55.7° 33.8°

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 80% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 75% of other locations on record.