Mountlake Terrace has everything from a busy, dynamic downtown to an excellent location (being only 20-minutes from Seattle), and is surrounded by breathtaking natural landscapes. With tall evergreen-lined streets and views of Lake Ballinger, Mountlake Terrace is truly a haven for nature lovers.
Mountlake Terrace is famous for gorgeous sunsets, with views of the mountains and Lake Ballinger -- perfect for budding photographers.There is also plenty of entertainment downtown with shops, bars, restaurants, and fun attractions like Cinebar (a movie theater with a full dinner menu).
Alternatively, Lake Ballinger's shores border the city, and sports enthusiasts love to spend time here on the water, especially by renting a boat. Mount Baker is not far away either, and offers great hiking up to Artists Point with stunning views. It's also the place to go skiing and snowboarding in winter.
Visit in July for the warm sunny days or in September for milder temperatures and fewer crowds.
The most expensive month to stay in a vacation rental in Mountlake Terrace is in June, while the cheapest month is in December. The most popular time to book a vacation rental in Mountlake Terrace is in the high season in August. Mountlake Terrace has its low season in October, when less people are visiting and the vacation home occupancy rate drops.
The cheapest day to stay at a vacation rental in Mountlake Terrace tends to be Tuesday, while the most expensive day tends to be Saturday. Vacation homes in Mountlake Terrace tend to be busiest on Saturdays, while it tends to be much quieter on Tuesdays.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Mountlake Terrace. The hottest month in Mountlake Terrace is May, when temperatures peak at 88 ˚F. The coolest month is January, when temperatures drop to 21 ˚F. The wettest month in Mountlake Terrace is November with 7.63 inches of rain, while the driest month is September with 0.99 inches of rain.