The City of Augusta, ME
Augusta is a popular city in the state of Maine with a total of 18,444 residents living there. Augusta is ranked as the seventh most populated city in Maine and the 1612nd most populated city in the United States, and is located in Kennebec County. The largest nearby city to Augusta is Lewiston, approximately 32 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Augusta, including Hershey's Ice Cream, Hamilton's Dairy Barn, Danny D's, North Augusta Market and Thai Star 1. For a larger selection of Augusta restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Augusta Golf Courses, Museums and/or Botanical Gardens, including the Arrowhead/Indian Course at Natanis Golf Course, Blaine House, Fort Western, Maine State Museum and Western View Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Augusta please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Augusta:
- Augusta State Airport (AUG)
- Waterville Robert Lafleur Airport (WVL)
Augusta, Maine Climate and WeatherIn the month of October, Augusta experiences an average high temperature of 58 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in October are usually about 39 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.04 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Augusta with daytime temperatures averaging 76 degrees in the summer, and 31 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Augusta to receive an average of 3.1 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.43 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 100 degrees in the summer and as low as -33 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Augusta should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 56 degrees, and nighttime lows of 38.
Augusta, Maine Attractions
1Apple Valley Golf Course - Saco,
The Apple Valley Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Androscoggin County Maine. designed by Arthur David Chapman is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 207-784-9773. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 316 Pinewood Rd, Saco, ME 4240
2Apple Valley Golf Course - Lewiston,
The Apple Valley Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Androscoggin County Maine. This course is located in the city of Lewiston, . Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 207-784-9773.
Address: 316 Pinewood Rd, Lewiston, ME 4240
3Arrowhead/Indian Course at Natanis Golf Course - Vassalboro,
The Arrowhead/Indian Course at Natanis Golf Course is a 27 hole public golf course in Kennebec County Maine. designed by Paul Browne is open apr 1 to nov 1. For tee time information call the pro shop at 207-622-3561. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Rural Route 1 Webber Pond Rd, Vassalboro, ME 4989
4Bates College Museum of Art - Lewiston,
The Bates College Museum of Art is an art museum at Bates College in Lewiston, Maine.
5Belgrade Lakes Golf Club - Belgrade Lakes,
The Belgrade Lakes Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Kennebec County Maine. Built in 1998, this Belgrade Lakes course designed by Clive Clark is open mar 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: West Rd, Belgrade Lakes, ME 4918
6Blaine House - Augusta,
The Blaine House, which is also referred to as James G. Blaine House, is the official residence of the Governor of Maine and his or her family. The Executive Mansion was officially declared the residence of the Governor in 1919 with the name "The Blaine House." It is located in Augusta, Maine, across the street from the Maine State House.
7Castle Tucker - Wiscasset,
Castle Tucker depicts the history of Wiscasset, Maine in the US. Judge Silas Lee built this 1807 Regency-style mansion at the peak of prosperity, when the town was the busiest port east of Boston.
8Eaton Mountain - Skowhegan,
Eaton Mountain is a small family-oriented ski area located in Skowhegan, Maine. It consist of 5 Beginner trails, 7 intermediate trails and 6 expert trails. Along with a double chairlift and a rope tow. It also has over 50% snowmaking and over 50% night skiing. It also has a terrain park, a tubing hill, and over 622 feet of vertical drop.
9Fort Western - Augusta,
Fort Western was a colonial outpost at the head of navigation on the Kennebec River at modern Augusta, Maine. It was built in 1754 by a Boston land company to promote settlement in the area. The fort was a log palisade with blockhouses which protected a store and warehouse. It was never directly attacked. From a high elevation a large rectangular enclosure commanded the river for more than a mile. Blockhouses 24 feet square and watch-boxes 12 feet square guarded opposite corners, and within stood a two-story main house 100 feet by 32 feet.
10Johnson W. Parks Golf Course - Pittsfield,
The Johnson W. Parks Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Somerset County Maine. Built in 1966, this Pittsfield course designed by John Dana is open may 1 to oct 1. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 207-487-5545. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 94 Hartland Ave, Pittsfield, ME 4967
Augusta, Maine Hotels
Augusta, Maine Restaurants
This is a list of Augusta Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Shops, Thai Restaurants and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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