Poinsett State Forest



Bounded area of woods, forest, or grassland under the administration of a political agency.
See also: Dams, Locales, Parks, and Reserves
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
33.7329379°, -80.5059185°
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207 ft. (63 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. Poinsett State Forest is covered by the Lone Star, SC US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Forests

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Mac Boykin YMCA Camp Man-made 0.7 mi
Mill Creek Park Pond Water 1.0 mi
Mill Creek Pond Park Dam D-2066 Man-made 1.1 mi
Broughton Millpond (historical) Water 1.7 mi
Mill Creek Water 2.0 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 WEDGEFI which is approximately 12 miles away and has an elevation of 250 feet (43 feet higher than Poinsett State Forest). 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 4.89" 55.6° 34.3°
February 3.10" 60.4° 36.5°
March 4.27" 67.8° 42.8°
April 2.51" 76.3° 49.4°
May 3.50" 82.2° 58.1°
June 4.73" 87.1° 65.6°
July 4.70" 90.5° 69.4°
August 5.00" 89.1° 67.9°
September 3.98" 84.8° 63.1°
October 3.26" 76.1° 51.5°
November 2.81" 67.2° 43.3°
December 3.06" 58.4° 35.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 71% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 85% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 72% of other locations on record.