The health and safety of our residents and visitors is the highest priority of the City of Kirkland. As of Monday, February 1, 2021, Kirkland is in Phase 2 of Governor Jay Inslee’s regional “Healthy Washington - Roadmap to Recovery” phased plan for economic recovery. Although many City services are available online, City Hall and most City buildings are closed to the public as part of our response to COVID-19.

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Weather

Kirkland offers visitors a mild climate where temperature extremes are moderated by our proximity to Lake Washington and the Puget Sound. Summers are dry and warm with average daytime highs around 73-80 degrees and low humidity. Days below freezing average just 15 per year and it seldom, if ever, snows. Annual rainfall averages 37 inches; less than New York city, Atlanta or Houston. Click here for up-to-date information about Kirkland weather

Water Activities

Kirkland is home to beautiful waterfront parks and beaches with an array of boating activities. Spectacular year-round sunsets reflect the mood of the region and the season.

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