Tempe, Arizona has a population of just over 176,000 residents. It is located in the East Valley of the metropolitan area of Phoenix. Visitors to the city can expect Arizona weather at its best in Tempe. July and August bring the hottest conditions to the city, with average temperatures at 104 degrees. Winter time temperatures are comfortable, averaging 72 degrees. Even the springs are warm in Tempe, with temperatures averaging 80 degrees. Tempe is the most densely-populated city in the state. Valley Metro offers a public bus transit system and commuter train. Visitors can get all around Tempe and parts of Mesa using car rentals or even public transportation. The Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport is just two miles from Tempe.
Visitors to the Tempe area visit the city for many reasons. You can find great art, fantastic food, and many other events are available in this city. The downtown area alone offers more than 175 nightclubs, restaurants, and shops.
Arizona Mills is one of the best places to take in shopping. There are over 125 places to experience here, including Foot Locker, The Disney Store Outlet, Victoria's Secret, and many others. You can shop till you drop at Arizona Mills.
5000 S. Arizona Mills Circle
The Tempe Town Lake offers a variety of fun outdoor activities for the entire family. You can take part in water activities such as fishing and boating or enjoy a picnic at the picnic tables, or even a game of Frisbee with Fido or a game of Volleyball with the friends. It is one of the best ways in Tempe to enjoy the great outdoors and the beautiful nature.
Tempe Town Lake
620 North Mill Avenue
A stop by the Tempe History Museum is also in order. Both permanent and changing exhibits and artifacts sit inside this museum, all offering a glimpse of the past and present of the great city. The museum is open Tuesday through Sunday.
Tempe History Museum
809 E. Southern Avenue