Burnt Knob



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

Latitude, Longitude:
42.3020297°, -74.1190264°
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3189 ft. (972 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. Burnt Knob is covered by the Freehold, NY US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Acra Point 1.1 mi
Windham High Peak 1.5 mi
Black Dome 2.2 mi
Thomas Cole Mountain 2.3 mi
Blackhead 2.5 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Catskill State Park Man-made 2.0 mi
Blackhead Mountains Land 2.7 mi
Silver Lake Water 3.0 mi
Point Lookout Water 3.1 mi
Peter Van Orden Rural Cemetery Man-made 3.3 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 CAIRO 4 NW which is approximately 4 miles away and has an elevation of 490 feet (2,699 feet lower than Burnt 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 3.14" 32.4° 11.8°
February 2.40" 35.0° 12.8°
March 3.53" 44.9° 23.7°
April 3.73" 57.2° 33.8°
May 3.60" 69.3° 44.5°
June 3.81" 77.6° 53.5°
July 3.42" 82.3° 58.4°
August 2.93" 80.2° 56.8°
September 3.76" 71.9° 48.2°
October 3.42" 60.7° 36.9°
November 4.20" 48.6° 29.7°
December 2.79" 37.4° 19.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 75% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 61% of other locations on record.