East Olympia, Washington

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East Olympia, Washington
East Olympia, Washington is located in Washington (state)
East Olympia, Washington
East Olympia, Washington
Coordinates: 46°58′03″N 122°50′08″W / 46.96750°N 122.83556°W / 46.96750; -122.83556Coordinates: 46°58′03″N 122°50′08″W / 46.96750°N 122.83556°W / 46.96750; -122.83556
CountryUnited States
StateWashington
CountyThurston
Elevation
220 ft (70 m)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
ZIP code
98540
Area code(s)360
GNIS feature ID1504649[1]

East Olympia is an unincorporated community in Thurston County, Washington, United States. East Olympia is 6 miles (9.7 km) south-southeast of downtown Olympia. East Olympia has a post office with ZIP code 98540.[2] The Olympia area's station on Amtrak's Coast Starlight line was located in East Olympia before it moved to Lacey in 1994.[3]

Climate[edit]

This region experiences warm (but not hot) and dry summers, with no average monthly temperatures above 71.6 °F. According to the Köppen Climate Classification system, East Olympia has a warm-summer Mediterranean climate, abbreviated "Csb" on climate maps.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: East Olympia, Washington
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ "Centennial Station - Lacey, Washington". Waymarking.com. Retrieved 21 January 2011.
  4. ^ Climate Summary for East Olympia, Washington