Buckhannon River

Also Known As: Buchanan River, Buchanon River, Buckanan River, Buckhanan River, Buckhannans Fork, and Buckhanon River.



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

Latitude, Longitude:
39.0970428°, -80.0764694°
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1325 ft. (404 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. Buckhannon River is covered by the Audra, WV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

First Big Run 0.7 mi
Indian Fork 2.0 mi
Laurel Run 2.1 mi
Cottrill Run 2.2 mi
Little Laurel Run 2.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Carrollton Covered Bridge Man-made 0.7 mi
Barbour Country Club Golf Course Man-made 0.9 mi
Mount Vernon Memorial Cemetery Man-made 1.1 mi
McCoy Lake Water 1.9 mi
Pitman Cemetery Man-made 1.9 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 BELING which is approximately 10 miles away and has an elevation of 1,800 feet (475 feet higher than Buckhannon River). 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" 38.2° 18.3°
February 3.42" 41.7° 19.6°
March 4.19" 51.3° 26.8°
April 4.02" 61.5° 34.6°
May 4.83" 70.7° 44.3°
June 4.67" 78.1° 53.8°
July 5.18" 81.4° 58.7°
August 4.17" 80.2° 57.4°
September 4.37" 74.3° 50.3°
October 3.06" 63.8° 37.7°
November 3.53" 52.8° 29.7°
December 3.71" 42.7° 22.6°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 80% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

This location's average winter low temps are lower than 53% of other locations on record.

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 79% of other locations on record.