A less-talked about state, Lexington is actually one of the most attractive cities in the heartland. With rolling hills of blue grass and horse farms surrounding the city, Lexington is well worth a visit.
Few things rally the city like a University of Kentucky Wildcats basketball game, the atmosphere is guaranteed to generate some excitement. Meanwhile the University of Kentucky's arboretum and Ashland, former estate of famous politician Henry Clay, are great places to stroll through peaceful gardens.
The off-seasons of spring and fall bring temperate weather and beautiful scenery.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Lexington. The hottest month in Lexington is July, when temperatures peak at 92 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 7 ˚F. The wettest month in Lexington is May with 3.98 inches of rain, while the driest month is February with 1.62 inches of rain.