Charles Knob

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Summit

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:
39.0381644°, -79.0897556°
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Elevation

2723 ft. (830 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. Charles Knob is covered by the Rig, WV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Summits

Orrs Mountain 1.4 mi
Gap Mountain 3.2 mi
Round Knob 3.6 mi
Fort Hill 3.7 mi
Turkey Mountain 4.3 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

Brushy Run Water 1.4 mi
Norman Run Water 1.7 mi
Ebb Spring Water 2.0 mi
Bensenhaver Spring Water 2.3 mi
Robinson Run Water 2.5 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 MOOREFIELD 1 which is approximately 7 miles away and has an elevation of 890 feet (1,833 feet lower than Charles 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 1.99" 40.4° 18.9°
February 1.75" 45.0° 20.9°
March 2.57" 54.7° 29.1°
April 2.32" 65.2° 37.2°
May 3.59" 74.8° 48.8°
June 3.46" 82.4° 57.3°
July 3.63" 86.1° 61.5°
August 3.47" 84.8° 60.0°
September 2.92" 78.4° 52.5°
October 2.74" 68.3° 40.3°
November 2.51" 55.6° 30.9°
December 1.93" 45.4° 23.9°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 54% of other locations on record.

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are lower than 56% of other locations on record.