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: Jul 11, 2020 11:18 PM

today’s weather forecast

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Scattered sprinkles after 4pm. Patchy fog before 7am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 67. East wind around 5 mph.

Updated: Saturday 7/11, 22:50 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)

uv index forecast

for Sunday, July 12, 2020:

UV index: 7

(Source: EPA EnviroFacts)

water and wave conditions

Due to COVID-19-related work restrictions, water temperature and wave height sensors have not yet been deployed.


Beach winds: North winds around 5 mph, becoming northeast in the afternoon.

Waves: 1 foot or less.

Updated: Saturday 7/11, 05:14 (Source: NWS Surfcast)

swim hazard risk

Swim hazard risk: LOW

LOW: Large waves and dangerous currents are not expected, however dangerous currents may exist at any time near piers, breakwalls, and river outlets.

Updated: Saturday 7/11, 05:14 (Source: NWS Surfcast)

bacteria warnings

Lakewalk Beach: no recent sampling data. (checked on 7/11)

Franklin Park/13th St S: no recent sampling data. (checked on 7/11)

Lafayette Community Club: no recent sampling data. (checked on 7/11)

Beach House: Water contact is acceptable. (sampled on 7/7)

COVID-19/special rules

Park Point Beach is open. Follow Duluth Parks’ COVID-19 guidance: Maintain social distancing, limit group size, stay home if sick, and pack out all your garbage.

Closed facilities include: playgrounds, water fountains, restrooms, and Park Point Beach House.

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

Saturday July 11, 2020 at 4:29 PM

This photo is provided by Solglimt Bed & Breakfast on Park Point.
We update it hourly - visit their webcam page for the latest image.

This project is funded by:

Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Minnesota Sea Grant Natural Resources Research Institute