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: Mar 19, 2019 11:41 PM

water and wave forecast

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

(Source: NWS Surfcast)


Water temperature: 32 °F

Updated: Tuesday 2/26, 01:00
(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: Mostly clear, with a low around 35. South wind 8 to 11 mph.

Wednesday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. South southwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 29 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

Wednesday Night: Rain showers likely, possibly mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Cloudy, with a low around 33. Southwest wind 8 to 10 mph becoming north northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

Updated: Tuesday 3/19, 23:08
(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, March 20, 2019:

UV index: 4

(Source: EPA SunWise)

GLERL Nowcast

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GLERL Forecast

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