The City of Laurel, MS
Laurel is a popular city in the state of Mississippi with a total of 18,855 residents living there. Laurel is ranked as the twentieth most populated city in Mississippi and the 1589th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Jones County. The largest nearby city to Laurel is Hattiesburg, approximately 29 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Laurel, including 84 East Truck Stop Plaza, Kentucky Fried Chicken - No 2, Hardee's, Hardee's Restaurant and Vic's Restaurant. For a larger selection of Laurel restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Laurel Other, Golf Courses and/or Zoos, including the Alpaca Farm and Store, Usm's Van Hook Golf Course, Hattiesburg Zoo and Pine Belt National Golf Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Laurel please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 2 airports are located in or near Laurel:
- Hattiesburg - Laurel Regional Airport (PIB)
- Laurel Hesler Noble Field Airport (LUL)
Laurel, Mississippi Climate and WeatherIn the month of January, Laurel experiences an average high temperature of 57 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in January are usually about 36 degrees with an average rainfall of 6.32 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Laurel with daytime temperatures averaging 89 degrees in the summer, and 60 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Laurel to receive an average of 5.38 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 4.62 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 108 degrees in the summer and as low as 3 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Laurel should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 77 degrees, and nighttime lows of 53.
Laurel, Mississippi Attractions
This alpaca farm offers tours for families and groups, learn about these unique animals and even get the chance to feed them. After you meet the animals you can walk over to the store and learn how their amazing fiber is processed. You can learn the fiber processing from start to finish. Try your hand at needle felting, wet felting and more. Upon completion of this adventure you can purchase your handmade alpaca scarf, alpaca hat, alpace gloves, alpaca stuffed animal and much more from the store.
The Hattiesburg Zoo is a zoo that is situated in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in the US. The Zoo administrator is Lori Banchero.
The Pine Belt National Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Jones County Mississippi. This course is located in the city of Moselle, . Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 601-584-6531.
Address: 48 Terminal Dr, Moselle, MS 39459
The Usm's Van Hook Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Forrest County Mississippi. This course is located in the city of Hattiesburg, . Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 601-264-1872.
Address: One Golf Course Rd, Hattiesburg, MS 39402
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