Summits

Summit

Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Ranges and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.6920423°, -83.2148724°
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Elevation

6188 ft. (1886 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. Luftee Knob is covered by the Luftee Knob, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Thermo Knob 0.5 mi
Mount Yonaguska 1.9 mi
Mount Hardison 1.9 mi
Marks Knob 2.1 mi
Tricorner Knob 2.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Big Head Branch Water 1.3 mi
Thermo Branch Water 1.3 mi
Oskodah Branch Water 1.4 mi
Deer Creek Water 1.4 mi
Dans Branch Water 1.5 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 WATERVILLE 2 which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 1,440 feet (4,748 feet lower than Luftee Knob). 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 3.96" 47.6° 27.5°
February 3.81" 51.9° 29.9°
March 4.75" 60.5° 36.8°
April 4.06" 69.5° 43.9°
May 4.99" 76.4° 52.5°
June 5.45" 83.2° 60.3°
July 5.26" 86.2° 64.3°
August 4.22" 84.4° 63.5°
September 3.88" 78.3° 57.8°
October 2.43" 68.5° 45.9°
November 3.16" 58.9° 37.2°
December 3.63" 50.4° 30.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 53% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 72% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 81% of other locations on record.