Harbor of Refuge



Sheltered area of water where ships or other watercraft can anchor or dock.
See also: Bays
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
28.5952753°, -96.6138668°
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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. Harbor of Refuge is covered by the Port Lavaca East, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Cities

Melissa, TX 324 mi
Krugerville, TX 325 mi
Blue Ridge, TX 325 mi
Celeste, TX 326 mi
Aubrey, TX 326 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Port Lavaca Cemetery Man-made 1.1 mi
Chocolate Bay Water 1.3 mi
San Luis Springs Water 1.4 mi
Nautical Landing Marina Man-made 1.6 mi
Little Chocolate Bayou Water 1.7 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 POINT COMF which is approximately 5 miles away and has an elevation of 20 feet (20 feet higher than Harbor of Refuge). 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 2.86" 64.6° 45.7°
February 2.51" 68.1° 48.8°
March 2.77" 74.2° 55.6°
April 2.89" 79.2° 61.6°
May 4.52" 84.6° 69.5°
June 4.67" 89.6° 75.1°
July 3.37" 91.8° 77.5°
August 3.41" 91.8° 76.9°
September 5.61" 89.0° 71.6°
October 4.50" 82.6° 63.6°
November 3.84" 73.9° 54.7°
December 2.92" 67.0° 47.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 79% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 97% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 67% of other locations on record.