Petoskey Water Temperature

Petoskey is a village close to Lake Michigan. August is the month with the warmest water temperature at 68.9°F / 20.5°C. The coolest month is March with an avg. water temperature of 31.3°F / -0.4°C. April is the sunniest at 0in / 0mm and December the wettest month with 2.7in / 69.1mm. The average air temperature is around 68.9°F / 20.5°C, August is the hottest month in a year. February is the coolest with 18.3°F / -7.6°C average air temperature. Warm-summer humid continental climate would be the climate here. June, July, August, September would be the best time to visit.

Petoskey Summary

Description Value
Current water temperature 30.2 °F / -1 °C
Warmest Month Water Temperature: August with 68.9°F / 20.5°C
Coldest Month Water Temperature: March with 31.3°F / -0.4°C
Warmest Month Air Temperature: August with 68.9°F / 20.5°C
Coldest Month Air Temperature: February with 18.3°F / -7.6°C
Wettest Month: December with 2.7in / 69.1mm
Driest Month: April with 0in / 0mm
Highest Humidity December with 78%
Lowest Humidity April with 72.3%
Best Time to Visit: June, July, August, September
Climate Classification Warm-summer humid continental climate

Petoskey water temperature by month

Lake Michigan water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°F)

ø. Water

Temperature (°F)

Min. Water

Temperature (°F)

January

35.6 34 32.7

February

32.7 32 31.3

March

32.2 31.5 30.7

April

35.6 33.8 32.2

May

46.4 39 34.2

June

61.2 53.2 46

July

69.3 64.8 59.2

August

69.8 68 66.2

September

69.6 64.9 60.6

October

61 54.7 49.5

November

49.3 45.9 42.3

December

42.3 39.6 36.7

Lake Michigan water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°C)

ø. Water

Temperature (°C)

Min. Water

Temperature (°C)

January

2 1.1 0.4

February

0.4 0 -0.4

March

0.1 -0.3 -0.7

April

2 1 0.1

May

8 3.9 1.2

June

16.2 11.8 7.8

July

20.7 18.2 15.1

August

21 20 19

September

20.9 18.3 15.9

October

16.1 12.6 9.7

November

9.6 7.7 5.7

December

5.7 4.2 2.6
August is the month with the highest water temperature at 68.9°F / 20.5°C. The month with the lowest is March with an average water temperature of 31.3°F / -0.4°C.

Petoskey weather today & 14-day weather forecast

Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Jan. 26
Light snow
24 °F
22°F
-4 °C
-5°C
3mph (5km/h)
north-northeast
0in (0mm)
35 %
81%
Jan. 27
Light snow
22 °F
18°F
-6 °C
-8°C
3mph (4km/h)
northwest
0in (0mm)
30 %
78%
Jan. 28
Light snow
18 °F
11°F
-8 °C
-12°C
2mph (3km/h)
northwest
0in (1mm)
80 %
88%
Jan. 29
Light snow
20 °F
6°F
-7 °C
-15°C
1mph (2km/h)
east-southeast
0in (0mm)
20 %
87%
Jan. 30
Overcast clouds
28 °F
10°F
-3 °C
-12°C
2mph (4km/h)
east-southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
85%
Jan. 31
Light snow
23 °F
22°F
-5 °C
-6°C
4mph (7km/h)
east-northeast
0in (2mm)
85 %
89%
Feb. 01
Light snow
26 °F
18°F
-3 °C
-8°C
2mph (3km/h)
east-northeast
0in (4mm)
95 %
93%
Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Feb. 02
Light snow
32 °F
16°F
-0 °C
-9°C
1mph (1km/h)
northeast
0in (1mm)
75 %
93%
Feb. 03
Overcast clouds
35 °F
16°F
2 °C
-9°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
92%
Feb. 04
Light rain
28 °F
22°F
-2 °C
-6°C
2mph (4km/h)
south
0in (6mm)
90 %
98%
Feb. 05
Heavy snow
34 °F
22°F
1 °C
-6°C
3mph (5km/h)
east-northeast
0in (12mm)
100 %
95%
Feb. 06
Snow
37 °F
18°F
3 °C
-8°C
5mph (8km/h)
west-northwest
0in (5mm)
95 %
87%
Feb. 07
Light snow
26 °F
14°F
-4 °C
-10°C
2mph (4km/h)
south-southwest
0in (1mm)
80 %
88%
Feb. 08
Overcast clouds
33 °F
25°F
1 °C
-4°C
3mph (4km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
90%
Feb. 09
Moderate rain
37 °F
12°F
3 °C
-11°C
3mph (5km/h)
south
0in (11mm)
95 %
99%
Feb. 10
Light snow
16 °F
9°F
-9 °C
-13°C
6mph (9km/h)
west
0in (4mm)
95 %
90%

Petoskey weather by month / climate table

Max.

Temperature

°F

ø.

Temperature

°F

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(in)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

30.6 20.3 9.9 2.7 8 77.9%

February

27.9 18.3 9.7 1.6 1 77.6%

March

39.6 26.4 11.7 0.1 0 76.3%

April

50.2 37.6 26.4 0 0 72.3%

May

64 49.8 40.1 0.5 1 72.4%

June

72.3 61.3 50.2 0.3 0 75.8%

July

75.7 68.7 60.1 0.6 1 73.6%

August

76.1 68.9 62.6 1.1 1 73.3%

September

74.7 63 50.9 0.4 2 73.1%

October

61 50.4 40.1 2.6 0 73.7%

November

48.7 39.6 30.7 1.5 9 74.9%

December

36.3 29.3 23 2.7 15 78%

Max.

Temperature

°C

ø.

Temperature

°C

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

-0.8 -6.5 -12.3 68.8 8 77.9%

February

-2.3 -7.6 -12.4 40.8 1 77.6%

March

4.2 -3.1 -11.3 3.1 0 76.3%

April

10.1 3.1 -3.1 0 0 72.3%

May

17.8 9.9 4.5 12.2 1 72.4%

June

22.4 16.3 10.1 7.5 0 75.8%

July

24.3 20.4 15.6 14 1 73.6%

August

24.5 20.5 17 28.2 1 73.3%

September

23.7 17.2 10.5 11 2 73.1%

October

16.1 10.2 4.5 65 0 73.7%

November

9.3 4.2 -0.7 39.3 9 74.9%

December

2.4 -1.5 -5 69.1 15 78%
April is the driest at 0in / 0mm and December the wettest month with 2.7in / 69.1mm. With an average temperature of 68.9°F / 20.5°C, August is the warmest month in a year. February is the coldest with 18.3°F / -7.6°C average temperature.

Activities & POI in Petoskey

Type of Activity List
Marina for Sailing, Boat adventures, fishing Bay Harbor Marina, Petoskey Municipal Marina, Petoskey City Marina
Golf Course Crooked Tree Golf Club, Walloon Lake Country Club, Petoskey-Bay View Country Club, Little Traverse Bay Golf Club
Caravan Site Magnus Park, Hearthside Grove
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