Devils Chimney (aka The Devil's Chimney)



Vertical, standing, often spire-shaped, natural rock formation.
See also: Ridges and Summits
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
42.9194441°, -89.6312332°
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965 ft. (294 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. Devils Chimney is covered by the Mount Vernon, WI US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Pillars

Donald Rock 3.8 mi

Nearby Cities

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Nearby Points of Interest

Primrose Branch Water 0.4 mi
Britt Valley Land 0.5 mi
Mount Vernon Creek Water 0.8 mi
Mount Julia Land 1.7 mi
Mount Pleasant Land 1.8 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 CHARMANY F which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 910 feet (55 feet lower than Devils Chimney). 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 1.14" 23.5° 6.2°
February 1.14" 28.9° 11.6°
March 2.18" 40.8° 23.0°
April 3.61" 54.3° 34.8°
May 3.47" 66.6° 46.4°
June 4.50" 76.7° 55.7°
July 4.03" 80.6° 60.2°
August 4.05" 78.0° 58.2°
September 3.25" 69.7° 49.6°
October 2.42" 58.5° 37.8°
November 2.37" 42.4° 25.2°
December 1.32" 29.1° 12.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 83% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 85% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 55% of other locations on record.