Mead Lake



Artificially impounded body of water.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.2919823°, -79.1039875°
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745 ft. (227 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. Mead Lake is covered by the Rustburg, VA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Reservoirs

Willow Lake 2.0 mi
Lynch Lake 2.6 mi
Rockdale Lake 3.7 mi
Camp Hydaway Lake 4.1 mi
Pine Lake 4.4 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Perrow Cemetery Man-made 0.4 mi
Tussocky Creek Water 1.7 mi
Long Mountain Land 1.9 mi
Silver Grove Cemetery Man-made 2.0 mi
Patrick Upper Dam Man-made 2.0 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 LYNCHBURG MUNICIPAL AP which is approximately 6 miles away and has an elevation of 940 feet (195 feet higher than Mead Lake). 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 3.54" 44.5° 24.5°
February 3.10" 48.6° 26.9°
March 3.83" 57.6° 34.4°
April 3.46" 68.0° 42.6°
May 4.11" 75.5° 51.2°
June 3.79" 82.5° 59.5°
July 4.39" 86.4° 63.7°
August 3.41" 85.1° 62.4°
September 3.88" 78.3° 55.9°
October 3.39" 68.4° 43.7°
November 3.18" 58.0° 35.2°
December 3.23" 48.4° 27.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 52% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 65% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 66% of other locations on record.