The Big Bottom



Natural depression or relatively low area enclosed by higher land.
See also: Valleys
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
35.1903619°, -88.868391°
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358 ft. (109 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. The Big Bottom is covered by the Hornsby, TN US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Hornsby, TN 3 mi
Bolivar, TN 8 mi
Middleton, TN 9 mi
Silerton, TN 11 mi
Toone, TN 12 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Porters Creek Slough Water 0.8 mi
Wade Creek Water 1.8 mi
Dog Tail Creek Water 2.0 mi
Towhead Branch Water 2.0 mi
Magbee Branch Water 2.2 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 BOLIVAR WATERWO which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 455 feet (97 feet higher than The Big Bottom). 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 4.29" 47.3° 27.3°
February 4.30" 52.8° 30.6°
March 5.77" 61.9° 39.1°
April 5.20" 71.2° 47.7°
May 5.65" 78.7° 56.6°
June 4.43" 86.3° 65.1°
July 4.06" 89.9° 69.2°
August 3.04" 89.1° 66.9°
September 4.21" 83.2° 59.6°
October 3.38" 73.3° 46.9°
November 5.25" 61.3° 38.3°
December 5.51" 51.0° 31.0°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 67% 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 89% of other locations on record.