Duluth, Minnesota Latitude: N 46° 43' 52.41" Longitude: W 92° 03' 03.03"

Park Point Beaches

Real time weather and beach conditions for the Lake Superior Beaches of Park Point

Weather and Beach Conditions
Real time data for the Lake Superior Beaches of Park Point
Last update: Aug 16, 2022 1:40 AM

today’s weather forecast

Overnight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Patchy dense fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 58. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Areas of dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Updated: Tuesday 8/16, 01:26 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)

announcements

Lifeguard hours at the Park Point Beach House:

  • May 28 to September 5, 2022
  • Daily noon to 5 p.m.
  • Extended hours Friday-Sunday in July and Aug and 4th of July: 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.

The Park Point Beach House may be closed if the air temperature is below 55 F, if there is dense fog or heavy overcast skies, or if there is light rain to heavy thunderstorms.

uv index forecast

for Tuesday, August 16, 2022:

UV index: 3

(Source: EPA EnviroFacts)

water and wave conditions

FORECAST:

Beach hazards statement in effect
UNTIL 8 PM CDT THIS EVENING.


Beach winds: Northeast winds around 5 mph, increasing to 15 to 20 mph.

Waves: Around 1 foot, building to around 3 feet in the afternoon.

Water temperature: In the upper 50s to lower 60s.

Updated: Monday 8/15, 10:26 (Source: NWS Surfcast)

swim hazard risk

Swim hazard risk: HIGH

HIGH: Life-threatening waves and currents are expected. Stay out of the water and stay away from dangerous areas like piers and breakwalls.

Updated: Monday 8/15, 10:26 (Source: NWS Surfcast)

bacteria warnings

Lakewalk Beach: Water contact is acceptable. (sampled on 8/10)

Franklin Park/13th St S: Water contact is acceptable. (sampled on 8/10)

Lafayette Community Club: Water contact is acceptable. (sampled on 8/10)

Beach House: Water contact is acceptable. (sampled on 8/10)

beach cam

Lifeguard station near the Park Point Beachhouse

The current view from the beachhouse is unavailable.

This photo is provided by the City of Duluth and NRRI.

beach cam

This webcam is provided by Solglimt Bed & Breakfast on Park Point.

This project is funded by:

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Minnesota Sea Grant Natural Resources Research Institute