The City of Monroe, WA
The city of Monroe is located in the state of Washington in Snohomish County and has a population of 17,286 as reported by the census of 2010. The largest nearby city to Monroe is Seattle, approximately 25 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Monroe, including Peking Chinese Restaurant, Sky Valley Equipment Sales & Service, Blue Boy West Golf Course, Dan's Pizza & Pasta and NANA Carmela's. For a larger selection of Monroe restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Monroe Golf Courses and/or Auto Race Tracks, including the Evergreen Speedway, Flowing Lake Golf Course, Monroe Golf Course, Blue Boy West Golf Course and Lobo Country Club. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Monroe please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 3 airports are located in or near Monroe:
- Kenmore Air Harbor Airport (KEH)
- Seattle - Tacoma Intl. Airport (SEA)
- Seattle Lake Union Airport (LKE)
Monroe, Washington Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Monroe experiences an average high temperature of 44 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 33 degrees with an average rainfall of 6.54 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Monroe with daytime temperatures averaging 74 degrees in the summer, and 46 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Monroe to receive an average of 5.7 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 1.99 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 -3 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Monroe should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 59 degrees, and nighttime lows of 42.
Monroe, Washington Attractions
1Arthur Foss (tugboat) - Seattle,
The Arthur Foss, built in 1889, is one of the oldest wooden-hulled tugboats afloat in the US. In 1898, in response to the Alaskan gold rush, she transported barges full of gold seeking miners and supplies up the Inside Passage. There are no other Alaskan Gold Rush vessels still operating today. She was cast by the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer movie studio to play in its 1933 production Tugboat Annie. In World War II, Arthur Foss journeyed south to join the war effort.
2Ballinger Lakes Golf Course - Mountlake Terrace,
The Ballinger Lakes Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Snohomish County Washington. Built in 1958, this Mountlake Terrace course is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 425-775-6467. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 23000 Lakeview Dr, Mountlake Terrace, WA 98043
3Bank of America Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilion - University of Washington - Seattle,
Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilion, commonly known as Hec Ed, is an indoor arena on the campus of the University of Washington in Seattle, the home of the Washington Huskies of the Pacific 10 Conference. Originally opened in 1927, the brick venue is home to the UW men's and women's basketball programs, as well as the women's volleyball and gymnastics teams. The current seating capacity of Hec Ed is 10,000 for basketball.
4Battle Creek Public Golf(Champion Course at Battle Creek Public Golf) - Marysville,
The Battle Creek Public Golf(Champion Course at Battle Creek Public Golf) is a 27 hole public golf course in Snohomish County Washington. Built in 1990, this Marysville course designed by Fred G. Jacobson is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 360-659-7931. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 6006 Meridian Ave N, Marysville, WA 98271
5Bellevue Arts Museum - Bellevue,
The Bellevue Arts Museum traces its roots back to street fair art in 1947. After several temporary locations, it moved to the third floor of Bellevue Square, a large shopping center in the center of downtown Bellevue, Washington in 1983. In 2001 the museum finally moved into its own building.
6Bellevue Botanical Garden - Bellevue,
Bellevue Botanical Garden is a botanical garden located at 12001 Main Street, Bellevue, Washington. It is open daily; admission is free.
7Bellevue Municipal Golf Course - Bellevue,
The Bellevue Municipal Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in King County Washington. Built in 1968, this Bellevue course designed by David W. Kent is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 5 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 425-452-7250. The golf course dress code is as follows: No dress code.
Address: 5500 140th Ave NE, Bellevue, WA 98005
8Blue Boy West Golf Course - Monroe,
The Blue Boy West Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Snohomish County Washington. Built in 1990, this Monroe course designed by Dick Moultree is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 360-793-2378. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 27927 Florence Acres Rd, Monroe, WA 98272
9Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture - Seattle,
The Burke Museum of Natural History and Culture has been a Washington state museum since 1899. It is located at the University of Washington campus at the intersection of N.E. 45th Street and 17th Avenue N.E. in Seattle, Washington in the US's University District. It is the only major natural history museum in the Pacific Northwest and the state's oldest museum. Its collection numbers over 12 million artifacts and specimens, including totem poles, gemstones, and dinosaur fossils.
10Camaloch Golf Club - Camano Island,
The Camaloch Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Snohomish County Washington. is open all year. Tee times are accepted up to 14 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 360-387-3084. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: 326 NE Camano Dr, Camano Island, WA 98292
Monroe, Washington Hotels
9Springhill Suites By Marriott Seattle Bothell
3850 Monte Villa Pkwy
Bothell, WA 98021
10Residence Inn By Marriott Seattle Northeast-bothell
11920 Ne 195th St
Bothell, WA 98011
Monroe, Washington Restaurants
This is a list of Monroe Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Fast Foods & Carry Out and Pizza Restaurants. Happy Dining!
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