Buck Branch



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

Latitude, Longitude:
37.8292789°, -81.32316°
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1781 ft. (543 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. Buck Branch is covered by the Eccles, WV US Topo Map quadrant

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Nearby Streams

Harper Branch 0.6 mi
Blackhorn Branch 0.8 mi
Log Branch 1.0 mi
Dillon Branch 1.2 mi
Dickens Branch 1.6 mi

Nearby Cities

Eccles, WV 4 mi
Pax, WV 6 mi
Prosperity, WV 7 mi
Lester, WV 7 mi
Bolt, WV 7 mi

Nearby Points of Interest

Wiseman Cemetery Man-made 0.4 mi
Daniel Cemetery Man-made 0.5 mi
Meadows Cemetery Man-made 0.7 mi
Athey Cemetery Man-made 0.7 mi
McGinnis Cemetery Man-made 0.9 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 BECKLEY VA HOSPI which is approximately 8 miles away and has an elevation of 2,330 feet (549 feet higher than Buck Branch). 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 3.14" 38.9° 18.1°
February 2.68" 43.3° 19.6°
March 3.17" 52.3° 26.7°
April 3.37" 62.3° 34.9°
May 4.17" 70.3° 45.1°
June 3.47" 75.2° 53.5°
July 4.53" 78.2° 58.0°
August 3.52" 77.2° 56.3°
September 3.20" 71.3° 49.8°
October 2.52" 62.2° 37.6°
November 2.84" 52.5° 29.0°
December 2.91" 43.1° 22.3°

Summer High Temps

This location's average summer high temps are lower than 90% 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 58% of other locations on record.