Planting Guides for Metropolis

According to the USDA Metropolis is in USDA Zone 7a. Here is some general info for USDA Zone 7a to help you get started.

Average Date of Last Frost (spring)April 15
Average Date of First Frost (fall)October 15
Lowest Expected Low0°F
Highest Expected Low5°F

This means that on a really cold year, the coldest it will get is 0°F. On most years you should be prepared to experience lows near 5°F.

You can view the USDA Zone map for Illinois here:

Below is a list of planting guides for Metropolis, IL. These guides are based on data from Zone 7a.