University of Wisconsin–Madison

Get Ready for Winter in Wisconsin!

Welcome to winter weather in Wisconsin! If you are thinking the cold weather will be over by January, then think again. Winter here lasts until April or even May! Winter can be very cold in Madison, during which the lakes completely freeze over. Are you ready? The following resource guide contains a few tips for buying winter gear and stores in Madison where you can buy winter clothes.

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