Wrigley, Kentucky

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Wrigley
unincorporated community
The former elementary school
The former elementary school
Wrigley is located in Kentucky
Wrigley
Wrigley
Location within the state of Kentucky
Coordinates: 38°1′6″N 83°16′17″W / 38.01833°N 83.27139°W / 38.01833; -83.27139Coordinates: 38°1′6″N 83°16′17″W / 38.01833°N 83.27139°W / 38.01833; -83.27139
Country United States
State Kentucky
County Morgan
Elevation 817 ft (249 m)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
GNIS feature ID 516490

Wrigley is an unincorporated community in Morgan County, Kentucky, United States. It lies along Route 7, north of the city of West Liberty, the county seat of Morgan County.[1] Its elevation is 817 feet (249 m), and it is located at 38°1′6″N 83°16′17″W / 38.01833°N 83.27139°W / 38.01833; -83.27139 (38.0184184, -83.2712887).[2] Although it is unincorporated, it has a post office, with the ZIP code of 41477.[3]

Landmarks[edit]

  • Wrigley Falls - natural waterfall
  • Wrigley Natural Bridge
  • Wrigley Elementary School - constructed by WPA in 1936, now closed.

Climate[edit]

The climate in this area is characterized by relatively high temperatures and evenly distributed precipitation throughout the year. The Köppen Climate System describes the weather as humid subtropical, and uses the abbreviation Cfa.[4]

Climate data for Wrigley, Kentucky
Month Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Year
Average high °C (°F) 6
(43)
8
(47)
14
(57)
20
(68)
25
(77)
29
(84)
31
(87)
30
(86)
27
(80)
21
(70)
14
(57)
8
(46)
19.4
(66.8)
Average low °C (°F) −7
(20)
−6
(21)
−1
(30)
3
(38)
9
(48)
14
(57)
17
(62)
16
(60)
11
(52)
4
(39)
−1
(30)
−5
(23)
4.5
(40)
Precipitation mm (inches) 86
(3.4)
81
(3.2)
107
(4.2)
89
(3.5)
107
(4.2)
100
(4)
135
(5.3)
97
(3.8)
81
(3.2)
66
(2.6)
81
(3.2)
91
(3.6)
1,121
(44.2)
Source: Weatherbase [5]

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