X-Real time data for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County Lat: N 43° 3' 41.40" Long: W 87° 52' 22.44"

Milwaukee County Beaches

Real time weather and beach conditions for the Lake Michigan Beaches of Milwaukee County

Weather and Beach Conditions
Last update: Sep 19, 2021 2:42 AM

today’s weather forecast

Overnight: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Updated: Sunday 9/19, 02:27 (Source: NOAA Point Forecast)


Warnings and advisories

No Active Hazardous Weather Conditions issued by NWS 7NM ENE West Milwaukee WI

(Source: NWS hazardous weather outlook)

today's nearshore forecast

REST OF TONIGHT: Southeast wind 10 to 15 knots. Clear. Waves 1 to 2 feet.

SUNDAY: South wind 10 to 15 knots backing southeast late in the afternoon. Sunny. Waves 2 to 4 feet.

Updated: Sunday 9/19, 01:07 (Source: NOAA Nearshore Forecast)

water and wave forecast

In the summer months, click for information.

(Source: NWS Surfcast)

swim hazard risk

In the summer months, click for information.

(Source: NWS Surfcast)


Strong currents can occur anytime, especially near piers and jetties.

Learn more about Rip Currents and how to escape them before going to the beach!

breakwater gauge

Located on the McKinley breakwater.

Conditions on: Sunday 9/19 at 02:10 AM

Air temperature: 65.3 °F

Wind Direction: NW ( 310 deg true )

Wind Speed: 1 kts

Wind Gust: 2 kts

(Source: NDBC Stn: MLWW3)

today's air quality

Location: Milwaukee and South Ozaukee Counties, WI

Current Air Quality: 09/19/21 1:00 AM CDT

Moderate - 61 AQI - Particle Pollution (2.5 µm)

Good - 12 AQI - Ozone

Good - 12 AQI - Particle Pollution (10 µm)

Agency: Wisconsin Dept. of Natural Resources

Last Update: Sun, 19 Sep 2021 12:45:01 CST

(Source: EPA AIRNow)

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