Adkins Mine



Place or area from which commercial minerals are or were removed from the Earth; not including oilfield.
See also: Dams, Locales, and Parks
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.4640135°, -81.8573228°
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1027 ft. (313 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. Adkins Mine is covered by the Sunshine, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Thompsons Store (historical) Man-made 1.1 mi
Lanes Store Man-made 1.5 mi
Joshua Mountain Land 1.6 mi
Lookadoo Mountain Land 1.6 mi
Longs Store (historical) Man-made 1.7 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 FOREST CITY 6 SW which is approximately 14 miles away and has an elevation of 990 feet (37 feet lower than Adkins Mine). 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 5.01" 49.6° 25.9°
February 4.16" 54.2° 27.8°
March 5.45" 61.9° 34.7°
April 3.69" 71.1° 42.4°
May 4.63" 78.4° 51.5°
June 4.06" 85.3° 59.9°
July 4.05" 89.1° 64.1°
August 4.29" 87.2° 62.9°
September 4.06" 81.1° 56.6°
October 4.42" 71.7° 44.2°
November 3.94" 61.8° 35.5°
December 3.78" 52.6° 28.1°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 63% 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 84% of other locations on record.