Peak Season for Autumn Colors at Smith Mountain Lake, VA
Yes, it's that time again! The
lake is reflecting an almost surreal array of autumnal colors,
making every vantage point on the lake, look like a watercolor
We just ended summer about 72
hours ago, with high's in the mid 80's and now a cold front has
moved and the winds are kicking up so that we don't forget we have
Typically the peak colors for
fall foliage are the last week of October through the first week
Speaking of temperatures at the
lake, let's talk about year round weather...if you ever want to
look at local webcams feel
free to use this link, and the Smith
Mountain Lake 10-Day Forecast can always be found here.
Our typical climate is as
follows: Because our temperatures are moderate year-round and we
have four distinct seasons Smith Mountain Lake is appealing
to visit any time of the year. The average temperature is in the
low 80s in the summer and upper 30s in the winter. Annual
precipitation is 41 inches of rain and 15 inches of snow. We
haven't had much snow in recent years, and if it comes in the
evening, it is typically gone by midday.
How to get to Smith Mountain
Lake: Use http://www.mapquest.com/ keyword
destination is Moneta, VA.
Well that's it! Go get packed,
grab your best digital camera and come on out to the lake!
If you have any
questions, visit me on the web at: http://smithmountainlakefronthomes.com/