Butchers Knob



Prominent elevation rising above the surrounding level of the Earth's surface; does not include pillars, ridges, or ranges.
See also: Pillars and Ridges
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.2920453°, -78.4950091°
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1772 ft. (540 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. Butchers Knob is covered by the Capon Bridge, WV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Central United Methodist Church Cemetery Man-made 1.2 mi
Luna Roomsburg Spring Water 1.4 mi
Parks Valley Land 1.4 mi
Sandy Ridge Land 2.4 mi
Quaker Cemetery Man-made 2.7 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 WARDENSVILLE R M F which is approximately 13 miles away and has an elevation of 960 feet (812 feet lower than Butchers Knob). 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 2.31" 40.4° 18.2°
February 2.00" 43.9° 20.4°
March 2.88" 52.8° 28.0°
April 2.73" 63.5° 36.5°
May 3.55" 72.7° 46.4°
June 3.43" 80.8° 55.4°
July 3.58" 84.9° 59.8°
August 3.48" 83.5° 58.0°
September 3.26" 77.2° 50.5°
October 3.00" 66.5° 37.7°
November 2.93" 55.4° 30.2°
December 2.18" 44.8° 22.8°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 61% 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 lower than 51% of other locations on record.