Real time data for Grand Haven State Park Beach Lat: N 43° 3' 21.83" Long: W 86° 14' 57.74"

Grand Haven State Park Beach

Real time weather and beach condition

Weather and Beach Conditions
Last update: Oct 17, 2018 7:11 PM

water and wave forecast

The beach winds and waves forecast will resume in the Spring.

(Source: NWS Surfcast)


Water temperature: 52 °F

Updated: Wednesday 10/17, 14:00
(Source: GLOS Nowcast 3D)

swim hazard risk

A current recreational beach forecast is not available for Ottawa County. The recreational beach forecast is normally issued twice daily during the beach season, which in southwest lower Michigan generally runs from late May to early September.

(Source: NWS Surfcast)

weather forecast

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. Breezy, with a north wind 17 to 22 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 53. Southeast wind 6 to 16 mph becoming west southwest in the afternoon.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a temperature falling to near 49 by 8pm, then rising to around 55 during the remainder of the night. Breezy, with a west southwest wind 18 to 22 mph.

Updated: Wednesday 10/17, 18:05
(Source: NOAA Point Forecast)

bacteria warnings

Bacterial monitoring of Grand Haven State Park Beach has ended for the season. Sampling will resume in the Spring.

Source: Michigan BeachGuard System
State Park Beach

uv index forecast

for Wednesday, October 17, 2018:

UV index: 3

(Source: EPA SunWise)

GLERL Nowcast

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GLERL Forecast

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