Gum Island

Islands

Island

Area of dry or relatively dry land surrounded by water or low wetland.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
30.0349345°, -93.9135055°
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Elevation

7 ft. (2 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. Gum Island is covered by the Terry, TX US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Islands

Humble Island 5.4 mi
Stewts Island 6.0 mi
Dooms Island 6.1 mi

Nearby Cities

Maud, TX 229 mi
Garland, AR 230 mi
Lewisville, AR 230 mi
Buckner, AR 231 mi
Stamps, AR 231 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Lower Neches Wildlife Management Area - Bessie Height Man-made 1.0 mi
Thomas Cemetery Man-made 1.2 mi
KTFA-FM (Groves) Man-made 1.9 mi
KLVI-AM (Beaumont) Man-made 2.8 mi
Bird Island Bayou Water 2.8 mi

Nearby Photos

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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 PORT ARTHUR AP BEAUMONT which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 16 feet (9 feet higher than Gum Island). 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 5.69" 61.5° 42.9°
February 3.35" 65.3° 45.9°
March 3.75" 72.0° 52.4°
April 3.84" 77.8° 58.6°
May 5.83" 84.3° 66.4°
June 6.58" 89.4° 72.3°
July 5.23" 91.6° 73.8°
August 4.85" 91.7° 73.2°
September 6.10" 88.0° 69.4°
October 4.67" 80.5° 59.6°
November 4.75" 70.9° 50.8°
December 5.25" 63.9° 44.5°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 78% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 96% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 94% of other locations on record.