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1201 Lexington Road
Nicholasville, KY 40340
P: +1 888-546-4243

Overview

Madison County displays a typical four season climate pattern. The coldest months for the county are December and January. The hottest months in the year are July and August.

The highest levels of precipitations are in the months of March and July.

http://www.city-data.com/city/Richmond-Kentucky.html

Total Area

The total of land area in square miles is 437.29.

https://www.census.gov/quickfacts/table/PST045216/21151

Rivers

A major river located in Madison County is the Kentucky River. The Kentucky River is a tributary of the Ohio River.

http://fw.ky.gov/Education/Pages/Kentucky-River,-Pool-8.aspx


Lakes

Wilgreen Lake Marine provides pleasant views that can provide rest and relaxation that is needed. The lake is 142 acres and has a variety of fish. Boat rentals are available.
http://www.kentuckytourism.com/outdoor-adventure/attraction/wilgreen-lake-marina/505/

Located off of the by-pass in Richmond, Lake Reba Recreation Complex is conveniently located for the whole family. The lake is 75 acres and provides a fish cleaning station.
http://richmondkytourism.com/lake-reba-recreation-complex/

Owsley Fork Lake is nestled away in the hills of Madison County. This lake is 150 acres and is used for kayaking, canoeing, and fishing. https://www.thisisberea.com/owsley-fork-berea

Temperature

  Avg High (°F) Avg Low (°F) Mean (°F) Heat Deg Day Cool Deg Day
Jan 40.9 21.9 31.4 1041 0
Feb 45.3 24.9 35.1 837 0
Mar 55.2 32.9 44.0 651 2
Apr 65.6 42.1 53.9 352 17
May 74.1 51.7 62.9 133 67
Jun 82.0 60.4 71.2 18 204
Jul 85.8 64.3 75.0 0 312
Aug 85.1 61.8 73.5 3 265
Sep 79.0 54.5 66.8 66 119
Oct 67.8 43.8 55.8 303 18
Nov 55.9 34.9 45.4 589 1
Dec 44.3 25.7 35.0 930 0

Temperature Extremes, Annual Number of Days

  Days
High > 90°F (Num. of Days) 17
Low < 32°F (Num. of Days) 105
Low < 0°F (Num. of Days) 2

Precipitation

  Precip Total " Snowfall Total " Days Precip ≥ 0.01" Days Precip ≥ 0.5" Days Snow Depth ≥ 10"
Jan 3.9 1.4 9.4 2.6 0.0
Feb 3.6 0.7 8.0 2.3 0.0
Mar 4.0 0.3 9.2 2.9 0.0
Apr 3.8 0.0 9.4 2.6 0.0
May 5.2 0.0 10.5 3.6 0.0
Jun 4.3 0.0 8.8 3.0 0.0
Jul 4.5 0.0 8.7 3.5 0.0
Aug 3.1 0.0 5.9 2.1 0.0
Sep 2.3 0.0 6.0 1.4 0.0
Oct 3.0 0.0 6.6 2.1 0.0
Nov 3.8 0.0 8.9 2.9 0.0
Dec 3.6 0.6 10.3 2.5 0.0