South Haven surface water near the beach has cooled from 83 degrees to around 70 degrees in the past three days. Within 50 miles contains only modest variations in elevation (574 feet). Lake Michigan Beach is located near a large body of water (e.g., ocean, sea, or large lake). WISCONSIN — This summer Lake Michigan water temperatures climbed above average, warming into the mid 70s in early July. Lake Michigan is a large body of water, the second largest freshwater lake by volume among the Great Lakes. The average hourly wind speed in Lake Michigan Beach is essentially constant during July, remaining within 0.1 miles per hour of 8.9 miles per hour throughout. All rights reserved (About Us). Average water temperature in Lake Michigan in July is 19°C/66.2°F and therefore is not suitable for comfortable swimming.

While having the tremendous advantages of temporal and spatial completeness, these reconstructions: (1) are based on computer models that may have model-based errors, (2) are coarsely sampled on a 50 km grid and are therefore unable to reconstruct the local variations of many microclimates, and (3) have particular difficulty with the weather in some coastal areas, especially small islands. The material on this site may not be reproduced, distributed, transmitted, cached or otherwise used, except with the prior written permission of Advance Local. The percentage of time spent in each cloud cover band, categorized by the percentage of the sky covered by clouds. The label associated with each bar indicates the date and time that the phase is obtained, and the companion time labels indicate the rise and set times of the Moon for the nearest time interval in which the moon is above the horizon. Over the course of July in Lake Michigan Beach, the length of the day is decreasing. The highest chance of a muggy day during July is 44% on July 26.

Water temperatures plunge at Port Sheldon over the past five days. Definitions of the growing season vary throughout the world, but for the purposes of this report, we define it as the longest continuous period of non-freezing temperatures (≥ 32°F) in the year (the calendar year in the Northern Hemisphere, or from July 1 until June 30 in the Southern Hemisphere). Once we get into Thursday through the weekend, classic hot beach weather with return to Michigan. MERRA-2 Modern-Era Retrospective Analysis. In Lake Michigan Beach, the chance of a wet day over the course of July is gradually increasing, starting the month at 32% and ending it at 34%. Average water temperature in Lake Michigan in July is 66.2°F/19°C and therefore is not suitable for comfortable swimming. There are 3 weather stations near enough to contribute to our estimation of the temperature and dew point in Lake Michigan Beach.

The clearest day of the month is July 28, with clear, mostly clear, or partly cloudy conditions 67% of the time. Before you jump into a Great Lake, make sure you dip your toes in to feel the water. Full sunshine, 90 degree temperatures and relatively light winds will warm the surface of the water.

You can also view information about water temperature for other months. Between clumps of thunderstorms, great beach weather will return to Michigan this week. The lowest average 31-day accumulation is 2.9 inches on July 5. The average rainfall (solid line) accumulated over the course of a sliding 31-day period centered on the day in question, with 25th to 75th and 10th to 90th percentile bands. The average surface water temperature in Lake Michigan Beach is rapidly increasing during July, rising by 8°F, from 63°F to 72°F, over the course of the month. Frankfort added 7.3 degrees of water warmth and Ludington 6.5 degrees. Look at the amazing surface water temperature forecast now through July 7, 2020. Lake Michigan surface water temperatures July 2, 2020.

For each station, the records are corrected for the elevation difference between that station and Lake Michigan Beach according to the International Standard Atmosphere , and by the relative change present in the MERRA-2 satellite-era reanalysis between the two locations. The estimated value at Lake Michigan Beach is computed as the weighted average of the individual contributions from each station, with weights proportional to the inverse of the distance between Lake Michigan Beach and a given station. From bottom (most yellow) to top (most gray), the color bands indicate: full daylight, twilight (civil, nautical, and astronomical), and full night.

Our report for Lake Michigan is compiled using satellite data together with in-situ observations to get the most reliable daily data of water temperatures, current temperatures and weather forecasts.

Some shoreline areas of southern Lake Michigan could approach 80 degree water temperatures. Muskegon and Grand Haven are around three degrees warmer this week. All data relating to the Sun's position (e.g., sunrise and sunset) are computed using astronomical formulas from the book, Astronomical Algorithms 2nd Edition , by Jean Meeus. The latest sunset is 9:25 PM on July 1 and the earliest sunset is 20 minutes earlier at 9:05 PM on July 31. The air temperatures will make us want to dive into the Great Lakes again. We assume no responsibility for any decisions made on the basis of the content presented on this site. Daily high temperatures are around 80°F, rarely falling below 71°F or exceeding 89°F. The number of hours during which the Sun is visible (black line). Odessa, Ukraine (5,204 miles away); Nizhniy Dzhengutay, Russia (5,907 miles); and Soleh Bon, Iran (6,464 miles) are the far-away foreign places with temperatures most similar to Lake Michigan Beach (view comparison). The wind direction in Lake Michigan Beach during July is predominantly out of the south from July 1 to July 10 and the west from July 10 to July 31. Statewide insights. The figure below presents a compact representation of key lunar data for July 2020. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission. Holland is up 8.3 degrees.

Water temperature at Cook Nuclear Plant from July 8 to July 13, 2020. Great Lakes water temperatures on June 30, 2020. Note to readers: if you purchase something through one of our affiliate links we may earn a commission. Temperature (°C)-6.6 -6.6 -1.4 5.7 12 16.9 19.9 19.1 15.1 9.2 The stations contributing to this reconstruction are: Ross Field-Twin Cities Airport (62%, 12 kilometers, southwest); South Haven Area Regional Airport (34%, 17 kilometers, northeast); and Hree Rivers Municipal Dr Haines Airport (4.1%, 70 kilometers, southeast). This section reports on the wide-area average surface temperature of that water. Here is a look at the surface water temperatures now for the rest of the Great Lakes. From the start to the end of the month, the length of the day decreases by 45 minutes, implying an average daily decrease of 1 minute, 30 seconds, and weekly decrease of 10 minutes, 32 seconds. If you were there Thursday, you felt warm water near 80 degrees. As a result, you will be able to get a fairly accurate idea about the average water temperature in July.