Dix Branch



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

Latitude, Longitude:
36.5362545°, -78.3249965°
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299 ft. (91 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. Dix Branch is covered by the John H Kerr Dam, VA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Kerse Branch 1.1 mi
Nutbush Creek 2.0 mi
Dodson Creek 2.3 mi
Nutbush Creek 2.6 mi
Long Grass Branch 2.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Kimball Point Public Use Area Man-made 0.5 mi
County Line Public Use Area Man-made 0.8 mi
Henderson Point Public Use Area Man-made 1.1 mi
Long Grass Plantation Man-made 1.6 mi
Keats Peninsula Water 1.7 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 JOHN H KERR which is approximately 5 miles away and has an elevation of 250 feet (49 feet lower than Dix Branch). 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 3.87" 48.1° 27.4°
February 3.00" 51.8° 29.0°
March 4.26" 60.2° 36.1°
April 3.26" 70.1° 44.3°
May 3.98" 77.7° 53.8°
June 3.54" 85.2° 62.6°
July 4.63" 89.2° 67.5°
August 4.01" 87.7° 66.1°
September 3.76" 81.7° 59.4°
October 3.67" 71.7° 46.3°
November 3.10" 61.9° 37.9°
December 3.00" 52.1° 30.8°

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 71% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 68% of other locations on record.