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: May 21, 2019 8:21 AM

water and wave forecast

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

(Source: NWS Surfcast)

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

Today: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 11am and 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. East wind 8 to 11 mph.

Tonight: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Steady temperature around 52. South southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming east 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11am, then a chance of showers between 11am and 2pm. High near 66. Breezy, with a south southeast wind 16 to 21 mph decreasing to 9 to 14 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Updated: Tuesday 5/21, 08:06 (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 Tuesday, May 21, 2019:

UV index: 8

(Source: EPA SunWise)

GLERL Nowcast

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GLERL Forecast

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