Tomahawk Lake



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
40.9956305°, -74.650296°
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807 ft. (246 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. Tomahawk Lake is covered by the Stanhope, NJ US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Lake Mohawk 1.4 mi
Kofferls Pond 1.9 mi
Blue Heron Lake 2.3 mi
Upper Mohawk Lake 2.6 mi
Perona Lake 2.8 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Tomahawk Lake Dam Man-made 0.1 mi
Seneca Lake Water 0.4 mi
Fowlers Pond Water 0.9 mi
Lake Hopatcong Quarry Man-made 1.4 mi
Laidlaws Pond Water 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 NEWTON ST PAULS AB which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 600 feet (207 feet lower than Tomahawk Lake). 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 3.56" 34.6° 15.1°
February 2.71" 37.5° 16.8°
March 3.71" 47.0° 26.4°
April 4.05" 58.7° 36.3°
May 4.42" 69.9° 46.1°
June 4.55" 78.0° 55.2°
July 4.42" 82.8° 59.7°
August 4.44" 80.8° 57.8°
September 4.51" 73.2° 49.6°
October 3.61" 62.1° 37.5°
November 3.79" 50.6° 30.3°
December 3.45" 39.1° 21.4°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 73% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 63% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 76% of other locations on record.