Erie Water Temperature

Erie is a city close to Lake Erie. August is the month with the highest water temperature at 75.6°F / 24.2°C.
The coldest month is February with an average water temperature of 32.4°F / 0.2°C.
September is the driest at 0.2in / 4.2mm and December the wettest month with 4.4in / 112.8mm.
With an average air temperature of 71.8°F / 22.1°C, July is the warmest month in a year. January is the coldest with 25.3°F / -3.7°C average air temperature.
The Climate is described as Warm-summer humid continental climate. Best time to Visit would be in July, June, August, September.

Erie Summary

Description Value
Current water temperature / 5 °C
Warmest Month Water Temperature: August with 75.6°F / 24.2°C
Coldest Month Water Temperature: February with 32.4°F / 0.2°C
Warmest Month Air Temperature: July with 71.8°F / 22.1°C
Coldest Month Air Temperature: January with 25.3°F / -3.7°C
Wettest Month: December with 4.4in / 112.8mm
Driest Month: September with 0.2in / 4.2mm
Highest Humidity December with 77.5%
Lowest Humidity April with 73.3%
Best Time to Visit: July, June, August, September
Climate Classification Warm-summer humid continental climate

Erie water temperature by month

Lake Erie water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°F)

ø. Water

Temperature (°F)

Min. Water

Temperature (°F)

January

36.9 34.5 33.1

February

33.3 32.4 31.6

March

34.3 32.7 31.8

April

41.2 37.4 34.7

May

59.7 49.5 41.5

June

71.2 64.2 57.6

July

76.6 73.4 68.9

August

77.4 74.7 72.3

September

75.2 69.8 64.6

October

65.8 59.4 53.1

November

53.2 49.5 45.5

December

45.5 41.7 38.1

Lake Erie water temperature by month

Max. Water

Temperature (°C)

ø. Water

Temperature (°C)

Min. Water

Temperature (°C)

January

2.7 1.4 0.6

February

0.7 0.2 -0.2

March

1.3 0.4 -0.1

April

5.1 3 1.5

May

15.4 9.7 5.3

June

21.8 17.9 14.2

July

24.8 23 20.5

August

25.2 23.7 22.4

September

24 21 18.1

October

18.8 15.2 11.7

November

11.8 9.7 7.5

December

7.5 5.4 3.4
The hottest water temperature typically reached in August with around 75.6°F / 24.2°C. The coldest in February with an average water temperature of 32.4°F / 0.2°C.

Erie weather today & 14-day weather forecast

Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Mar. 03
Scattered clouds
42 °F
26°F
5 °C
-3°C
2mph (4km/h)
southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
75%
Mar. 04
Light snow
32 °F
12°F
-0 °C
-11°C
3mph (4km/h)
west-northwest
0in (1mm)
75 %
79%
Mar. 05
Light snow
28 °F
12°F
-2 °C
-11°C
4mph (6km/h)
west
0in (0mm)
20 %
77%
Mar. 06
Light snow
30 °F
24°F
-1 °C
-5°C
3mph (5km/h)
west
0in (1mm)
60 %
83%
Mar. 07
Few clouds
32 °F
24°F
0 °C
-4°C
2mph (3km/h)
west-southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
84%
Mar. 08
Overcast clouds
42 °F
29°F
5 °C
-2°C
3mph (5km/h)
south-southwest
0in (0mm)
15 %
80%
Mar. 09
Overcast clouds
51 °F
33°F
10 °C
1°C
2mph (3km/h)
southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
90%
Date
Weather
Max. F
Min. F
Max. C
Min. C
Windspeed
Windir.
Precip.
Rainrisk
Rel. Humidity
Mar. 10
Light shower rain
49 °F
39°F
9 °C
4°C
6mph (9km/h)
south
0in (4mm)
80 %
81%
Mar. 11
Mix snow/rain
29 °F
24°F
-2 °C
-5°C
6mph (10km/h)
west
0in (3mm)
85 %
81%
Mar. 12
Broken clouds
45 °F
24°F
7 °C
-5°C
2mph (3km/h)
southwest
0in (0mm)
0 %
70%
Mar. 13
Heavy rain
41 °F
34°F
5 °C
1°C
5mph (8km/h)
south
1in (17mm)
95 %
82%
Mar. 14
Light snow
30 °F
28°F
-1 °C
-2°C
7mph (11km/h)
west
0in (2mm)
85 %
90%
Mar. 15
Broken clouds
29 °F
26°F
-2 °C
-3°C
3mph (4km/h)
west
0in (0mm)
15 %
84%
Mar. 16
Overcast clouds
39 °F
33°F
4 °C
1°C
2mph (3km/h)
south-southeast
0in (0mm)
0 %
74%
Mar. 17
Heavy snow
33 °F
24°F
0 °C
-5°C
4mph (6km/h)
northwest
1in (16mm)
100 %
97%
Mar. 18
Overcast clouds
29 °F
21°F
-2 °C
-6°C
4mph (6km/h)
west-northwest
0in (0mm)
10 %
77%

Erie weather by month / climate table

Max.

Temperature

°F

ø.

Temperature

°F

Min.

Temperature

(°F)

Precip.

(in)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

35.6 25.3 14.7 4 15 77.5%

February

35.4 25.3 16.3 2.8 9 77.4%

March

45.7 32.2 18.5 1.5 4 76%

April

56.7 44.2 32.5 0.6 5 73.3%

May

72 57.4 47.1 1.4 4 73.8%

June

77.4 67.3 56.8 1.6 6 74.7%

July

79 71.8 64.4 2 4 74%

August

79.2 70.7 63.7 2.1 3 75.9%

September

76.1 65.1 55.9 0.2 1 75.8%

October

64.4 52.9 42.6 0.9 0 75.5%

November

52.7 42.3 33.6 0.5 8 75.2%

December

42.4 32.5 26.4 4.4 16 77.5%

Max.

Temperature

°C

ø.

Temperature

°C

Min.

Temperature

(°C)

Precip.

(mm)

Rainy Days

(d)

Rel. Humidity

(%)

January

2 -3.7 -9.6 100.9 15 77.5%

February

1.9 -3.7 -8.7 71.1 9 77.4%

March

7.6 0.1 -7.5 38.1 4 76%

April

13.7 6.8 0.3 15.1 5 73.3%

May

22.2 14.1 8.4 35.8 4 73.8%

June

25.2 19.6 13.8 39.6 6 74.7%

July

26.1 22.1 18 51.5 4 74%

August

26.2 21.5 17.6 54.5 3 75.9%

September

24.5 18.4 13.3 4.2 1 75.8%

October

18 11.6 5.9 23.2 0 75.5%

November

11.5 5.7 0.9 13.8 8 75.2%

December

5.8 0.3 -3.1 112.8 16 77.5%
September is the most draught at 0.2in / 4.2mm and December the month with the most rain around 4.4in / 112.8mm. The avg. temperature is around 71.8°F / 22.1°C, July is the hottest month in a year. January is the coolest with 25.3°F / -3.7°C avg. temperature.

Activities & POI in Erie

Type of Activity List
Beach Beach no.11, Barracks Beach, Beach no.6, Beach no.7 Waterworks, Beach no.1, Beach no.8 Pettinato, Beach no.9 Pine Tree, Beach no.10 Budny, Mill Road Beaches
Marina for Sailing, Boat adventures, fishing Erie Yacht Club, Gem City Marina, Perry's Landing Marina, Presque Isle State Park Marina, Presque Isle Yacht Club, Captain John E. Lampe Marina, Commodore Perry Yacht Club, Bay Harbor Marina, Bay Harbor - East Basin Marina
Attraction Victorian Princess, Basement Transmissions, Comet, Mega Vortex, Spiders, Steel Dragon Coaster, X-Scream, USS Niagara, Ravine Flyer II
Golf Course MG&LC Grounds, J.C. Martin Golf Course