Williamstown, Kentucky

Williamstown, Kentucky, USA
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Climate & Best time to visit Williamstown

Climate in Kentucky:

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Best time to visit Williamstown:

Spring (March to May):

  • Spring is a lovely time to visit Kentucky. The weather begins to warm up, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 50s to 70s Fahrenheit (10-26°C). This is an ideal season for outdoor activities such as horseback riding, hiking, and exploring the beautiful landscapes. Spring also brings blooming flowers and the opportunity to attend local festivals and events.

Summer (June to August):

  • Summer is the peak tourist season in Kentucky. The weather is warm and sunny, with daytime temperatures often in the 80s and 90s Fahrenheit (27-37°C). This is the best time for outdoor adventures, including visiting horse farms, touring bourbon distilleries, and enjoying water sports on Kentucky's lakes and rivers. Be prepared for larger crowds and higher prices during this season.

Fall (September to November):

  • Fall is a favorite time for many visitors to Kentucky. The weather remains pleasant, with daytime temperatures ranging from the 60s to 70s Fahrenheit (15-26°C). The fall foliage in the state's parks, especially in places like Red River Gorge, turns into vibrant shades of red, orange, and yellow, making it ideal for scenic drives and hiking. Fall is also great for attending horse races, including the Kentucky Derby.

Winter (December to February):

  • Winter in Kentucky can be chilly, with daytime temperatures often in the 30s and 40s Fahrenheit (1-9°C). While it's not the peak season for outdoor activities, this is a quieter time to visit, and you can still enjoy bourbon tastings, historic sites, and museums. The holiday season brings festive events and decorations.

Note on Events:

  • Kentucky hosts various events and festivals throughout the year, with the Kentucky Derby in May being one of the most famous. Check the local calendar for specific events during your visit.

Money & Prices

Currency in United States of America:

U.S. dollar (USD)

How expensive is a trip to Williamstown?

Eating out:
Simple meal:
15.55 USD
Fast food meal:
10.61 USD
Mid-range meal:
32.29 USD
Bottle of water:
1.28 USD
Soft drink:
2.15 USD
Cappuccino:
4.83 USD
Local Beer:
4.84 USD
Transportation:
Public transport - one way ticket:
1.87 USD
Taxi - 1km:
1.91 USD
Accommodation:
Refer to the Hotels section for the most up-to-date accommodation prices.
* Prices are approximate. Make sure to check the latest exchange rates when planning your trip.

General information

United States of America general information:

Electricity:
Voltage: 120 V, Frequency: 60 Hz
Sockets:
  • Type A (North American/Japanese 2-pin)
  • Type B (American 3-pin)

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