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Sterling overview

Surrounded by picturesque views of rivers and wildlife, Sterling is known for its natural features, sports, and theaters. You'll enjoy Sterling's live music and churches. Take in some of the area's local culture at Loveland Community House and Museum and Dixon Historic Center. Make some memories at Sinnissippi Park and Sauk Valley Community College. A family-friendly area, Sterling also has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Sterling

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Sterling has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Sterling with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Sterling hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Sterling hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

What to see around Sterling

Live music and theaters are highlights of the area, along with cultural places like:
  • • Loveland Community House and Museum
  • • Dixon Historic Center
  • • Historic Dixon Theatre
Some highlights of the area include:
  • • Sinnissippi Park
  • • Sauk Valley Community College
  • • Lincoln Monument State Memorial
  • • Lincoln Statue
  • • Dixon Welcome Center

When to visit Sterling

Wondering when's the best time to visit? Here are seasonal norms to help you plan your trip:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 53°F day, 11°F night
  • April-June: 83°F day, 33°F night
  • July-September: 83°F day, 45°F night
  • October-December: 68°F day, 13°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 5.35 inches
  • April-June: 12.87 inches
  • July-September: 12.20 inches
  • October-December: 7.36 inches
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