Alum Ridge



Place at which there is or was human activity; it does not include populated places, mines, and dams.
See also: Dams and Mines
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
36.9429085°, -80.4597774°
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2559 ft. (780 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. Alum Ridge is covered by the Alum Ridge, VA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Locales

Duncan Farm 0.7 mi
Copper Valley 4.6 mi
Camp Carysbrook 4.9 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Duncan Cemetery Man-made 2.1 mi
White Rock Cemetery Man-made 2.7 mi
Sowers Cemetery Man-made 2.9 mi
Wills Ridge Land 3.1 mi
Lost Bent Creek Water 3.3 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 FLOYD 2 NE which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 2,625 feet (66 feet higher than Alum Ridge). 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 3.13" 40.7° 19.3°
February 2.79" 45.2° 20.6°
March 3.85" 52.9° 27.8°
April 3.76" 62.3° 35.1°
May 4.09" 70.3° 45.3°
June 3.83" 77.1° 53.5°
July 3.21" 80.9° 58.1°
August 3.06" 79.9° 55.8°
September 3.77" 73.7° 49.3°
October 3.37" 64.8° 37.2°
November 3.42" 53.9° 28.8°
December 2.51" 44.9° 22.2°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 82% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 51% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 61% of other locations on record.