Sunset Rock



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

Latitude, Longitude:
42.1345346°, -73.495396°
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1788 ft. (545 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. Sunset Rock is covered by the Egremont, MA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Dugway Hill 0.4 mi
Prospect Hill 0.7 mi
Cedar Mountain 0.9 mi
Mount Ethel 1.0 mi
Mount Whitbeck 1.5 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Williams Cemetery Man-made 0.9 mi
Northrop Trail Man-made 1.1 mi
Mount Washington State Forest Land 1.2 mi
Cedar Brook Water 1.3 mi
Bash Bish Falls 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 COP which is approximately 3 miles away and has an elevation of 550 feet (1,238 feet lower than Sunset Rock). 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 3.17" 33.4° 11.3°
February 2.39" 36.7° 12.9°
March 3.37" 46.4° 21.8°
April 3.64" 59.2° 31.7°
May 4.34" 70.9° 42.4°
June 4.23" 79.2° 52.0°
July 3.93" 84.4° 57.4°
August 3.72" 82.0° 55.9°
September 3.85" 73.7° 47.2°
October 3.76" 62.0° 35.8°
November 3.08" 49.8° 27.7°
December 3.34" 38.1° 17.9°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 74% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 65% of other locations on record.