Shenandoah River
Part of Appalachian National Scenic Trail

Also Known As: Euphrates River, South River, Shenandoa, Chanador River, Chenandoah River, Gerando, Gerundo River, Shanandoah River, Shanandore River, Shanedore River, Shanidore Creek, Shannondoah River, Sharantow River, Shawan River, Shenando River, Shennando River, Sherando River, Sherandoch River, Sherrando River, and Tschanator River.



Linear body of water flowing on the Earth's surface.
See also: Bends and Rapids
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GPS Coordinates

Latitude, Longitude:
39.3226009°, -77.7277704°
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246 ft. (75 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. Shenandoah River is covered by the Harpers Ferry, WV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Piney Run 0.8 mi
Elks Run 1.8 mi

Nearby Cities

Nearby Points of Interest

The Point Water 0.0 mi
Potomac Ferry (historical) Man-made 0.1 mi
Winchester and Potomac Railroad Bridge Man-made 0.1 mi
Shenandoah Bridge (historical) Man-made 0.1 mi
Arsenal Square Man-made 0.1 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 KEARNEYSVI which is approximately 9 miles away and has an elevation of 550 feet (304 feet higher than Shenandoah 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 2.95" 39.4° 20.0°
February 2.54" 43.1° 22.3°
March 3.31" 52.4° 30.0°
April 3.30" 63.5° 38.8°
May 4.12" 72.9° 48.2°
June 3.85" 81.6° 56.9°
July 3.91" 86.2° 61.5°
August 3.35" 84.5° 59.2°
September 3.43" 77.5° 51.8°
October 3.56" 66.3° 39.3°
November 3.15" 55.1° 32.3°
December 2.93" 44.0° 24.4°

Summer High Temps

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

Winter Low Temps

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

Precipitation Levels

This location's average precipitation levels are higher than 60% of other locations on record.