Black Swamp



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
37.0226504°, -77.1433005°
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75 ft. (23 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. Black Swamp is covered by the Disputanta South, VA US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Ivy Branch 0.0 mi
Pigeon Swamp 0.3 mi
Underhill Branch 3.4 mi
Jennies Branch 3.6 mi
Cabin Branch 4.2 mi

Nearby Cities

Waverly, VA 3 mi
Wakefield, VA 9 mi
Sussex, VA 11 mi
Dendron, VA 12 mi
Templeton, VA 12 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Newville Cemetery Man-made 2.0 mi
Mussel Swamp Water 2.0 mi
Coppahawk Spring Water 2.0 mi
Waverly Cemetery Man-made 3.0 mi
Atlantic Waste Disposal Sussex County Landfill Man-made 3.2 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 WAKEFIELD 1 NW which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 200 feet (125 feet higher than Black Swamp). 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 4.14" 48.5° 28.8°
February 2.87" 51.6° 31.0°
March 4.32" 60.4° 37.5°
April 3.39" 70.1° 45.1°
May 4.23" 77.3° 53.8°
June 3.62" 84.6° 62.6°
July 4.51" 89.0° 68.2°
August 4.35" 87.0° 65.3°
September 4.74" 81.4° 60.2°
October 3.28" 71.8° 47.4°
November 2.76" 62.3° 39.4°
December 2.84" 52.1° 31.7°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are higher than 63% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are higher than 74% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 70% of other locations on record.