The climate of Madison (Wisconsin
- United States of America)
Madison is the capital of the state of Wisconsin. Although the city of
Milwaukee is bigger, Madison is the political heart of the state.
Madison is located in the southern part of the state and is also known
as ‘The city of Four Lakes’. Madisdon is located in the vicinity of
Lake Mendota, Lake Monona, Lake Waubesa and Lake Kegonsa.
Madison has a warm maritime climate with characteristics of a moderate
maritime climate. the climate in Madison is influenced by both the
cool north and the warmer south. Because of this large differences in
temperatures can be recorded between the seasons. Winters are cold,
especially in December, January and February there is a chance of
wintry weather. During spring snowfall is not uncommon. However, the
weather may also be summerlike. Madison gets 900 millimeters of annual
precipitation. Summers are twice as wet as winters on average.
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Madison:
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but don’t present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures don’t always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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