Basal Creek (aka Bassal Creek)



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

Latitude, Longitude:
35.6332109°, -78.807511°
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325 ft. (99 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. Basal Creek is covered by the Apex, NC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Rocky Branch 2.1 mi
Camp Branch 2.5 mi
Little Branch 4.9 mi
Big Branch 5.0 mi
Utley Creek 5.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Akins Pond Number One Water 0.4 mi
Akins Pond Number One Dam Man-made 0.4 mi
Akins Pond Number Two Water 0.6 mi
Akins Pond Number Two Dam Man-made 0.6 mi
Bass Lake Dam Man-made 0.7 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 RALEIGH 4 SW which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 420 feet (95 feet higher than Basal 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 4.43" 51.4° 32.0°
February 3.60" 55.7° 34.0°
March 4.44" 63.8° 40.8°
April 2.98" 72.7° 48.1°
May 3.95" 79.4° 56.9°
June 4.05" 85.8° 65.0°
July 4.48" 88.9° 69.3°
August 4.23" 87.2° 68.2°
September 4.41" 81.8° 62.3°
October 3.58" 72.2° 50.2°
November 3.19" 63.0° 41.9°
December 3.21" 54.2° 34.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 62% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 81% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 74% of other locations on record.