The most detailed information about the water temperature in Lake Superior in Large Lakes (Michigan, United States). Forecast of changes in water temperature for the next 10 days. Statistics by months for recent years. Information about the neighboring resorts. Weather forecast in Lake Superior for a week.
Water temperature in Lake Superior right nowdata updated 34 minutes ago
a week ago: 61°F
Today water temperature in Lake Superior is 60.3°F. Water of this temperature is considered cold enough. Dipping or immersion in such water is possible only for a short time. Staying in such water for more than two hours can lead to loss of consciousness. In any case, the general weather is also important. So, the air temperature at the same time will reach 59°F.
Analysis and forecast
The water temperature today is slightly higher than the average on this day in recent years. Its value has rise over the last week, but has drop compared to 20 days ago. Exactly a year ago, on this day, the water temperature in this location was 57°F. Water temperature range in Lake Superior in September is from 51 to 66 degrees.
According to our forecast, the water temperature in Lake Superior will move in different directions, in the coming days the water will become warmer, but after 10 days it will still get a little colder to 59°F.
Table of water temperature values in Lake Superior
** Average - Average water temperature on this day in past years
*** Forecast - Our forecast for the water temperature
Actual nearshore temperatures may vary by several degrees from the indicated values. This is noticeable after heavy rain or after prolonged periods of strong winds. Some downstream winds cause cold, deep waters to replace surface waters that have been warmed by the sun.
To develop a forecast, we use our own mathematical model, which takes into account the current change in water temperature, historical data and the main weather trends, wind strength and direction, air temperature in each specific region. We also take into account data for other resorts in United States.
Annual graph of average water temperature change in Lake Superior
Water temperature in Lake Superior by month
Lake Superior located in the northern hemisphere, at latitude 47 degrees. The water in this location never warms up to comfortable values. Average annual water temperature on the coast in Lake Superior is 43°F, by the seasons: in winter 36°F, in spring 35°F, in summer 52°F, in autumn 50°F. Minimum water temperature (32°F) in Lake Superior it happens in February, maximum (66°F) in August.
You can find out detailed data on how the water temperature in Lake Superior changes in each specific month:
Lake Superior: general information and map
Water temperature data in Lake Superior and neighboring towns and resorts collected from various sources, using buoys, using satellite maps of sea, river and lake surfaces of the NOAA agency.
We use data from various local authorities in each specific location of the world to more accurately reflect temperature values.
The nearest airport is located in a 93 kilometers. This is Caribou Island (YCI) airport. We have no information as to whether it is valid and what flights it receives or sends.
Lake Superior: weather forecast
The weather forecast is shown in local time in Lake Superior
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