Traverse City
Michigan, USA
Long-term weather forecast
Long-term weather forecast

Monthly weather forecast and climate
Traverse City, MI

A far-out view of the scenic Traverse City, Michigan with the river, from up a hill among stunning golden - brown colorful trees seen in the fall
A far-out view of the scenic Traverse City, Michigan with the river, from up a hill among stunning golden - brown colorful trees seen in the fall
January, the same as December, in Traverse City, Michigan, is another subzero cold winter month, with average temperature fluctuating between 28.6°F (-1.9°C) and 16°F (-8.9°C). January is the coldest month, with an average high-temperature of 28.6°F (-1.9°C) and an average low-temperature of 16°F (-8.9°C). Weather in January »
The last month of the winter, February, is another freezing cold month in Traverse City, Michigan, with average temperature ranging between min 15.6°F (-9.1°C) and max 30.9°F (-0.6°C). In Traverse City, the average high-temperature in February is essentially the same as in January - a still subzero cold 30.9°F (-0.6°C). Weather in February »

The first month of the spring, March, is a wintry month in Traverse City, Michigan, with temperature in the range of an average high of 40.5°F (4.7°C) and an average low of 22.3°F (-5.4°C). In Traverse City, the average high-temperature in March rises, from a subzero cold 30.9°F (-0.6°C) in February, to a wintry 40.5°F (4.7°C). Weather in March »

April in Traverse City, Michigan, is a cool spring month, with average temperature ranging between max 54.3°F (12.4°C) and min 34°F (1.1°C). In April, the average high-temperature rises, from a cold 40.5°F (4.7°C) in March, to a fresh 54.3°F (12.4°C). Weather in April »

The last month of the spring, May, is an enjoyable month in Traverse City, Michigan, with average temperature ranging between max 66.4°F (19.1°C) and min 45°F (7.2°C). In Traverse City, the average high-temperature rises, from a fresh 54.3°F (12.4°C) in April, to an enjoyable 66.4°F (19.1°C). Weather in May »

June, the first month of the summer, in Traverse City, is a moderately hot month, with average temperature fluctuating between 52.9°F (11.6°C) and 76.3°F (24.6°C). In Traverse City, the average high-temperature in June increases, from a comfortable 66.4°F (19.1°C) in May, to a moderately hot 76.3°F (24.6°C). Weather in June »

July, like June, in Traverse City, Michigan, is a moderately hot summer month, with temperature in the range of an average high of 80.8°F (27.1°C) and an average low of 58.3°F (14.6°C). July is the warmest month, with an average high-temperature of 80.8°F (27.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 58.3°F (14.6°C). Weather in July »

The last month of the summer, August, is another warm month in Traverse City, Michigan, with temperature in the range of an average high of 78.4°F (25.8°C) and an average low of 57.6°F (14.2°C). In August, the average high-temperature is almost the same as in July - a still moderately hot 78.4°F (25.8°C). Weather in August »

The first month of the autumn, September, is also an agreeable month in Traverse City, Michigan, with average temperature varying between 70.5°F (21.4°C) and 50.4°F (10.2°C). In Traverse City, the average high-temperature in September slightly decreases, from a warm 78.4°F (25.8°C) in August, to an agreeable 70.5°F (21.4°C). Weather in September »

October, the same as September, in Traverse City, Michigan, is a moderate autumn month, with average temperature ranging between min 39.7°F (4.3°C) and max 57.7°F (14.3°C). In October, the average high-temperature drops, from an agreeable 70.5°F (21.4°C) in September, to a mild 57.7°F (14.3°C). Weather in October »

November, the last month of the autumn, in Traverse City, is another chilly month, with average temperature ranging between max 44.6°F (7°C) and min 30.9°F (-0.6°C). In Traverse City, the average high-temperature in November drops, from a moderate 57.7°F (14.3°C) in October, to a chilly 44.6°F (7°C). Weather in November »

The first month of the winter, December, is still a cold month in Traverse City, Michigan, with average temperature ranging between min 21.7°F (-5.7°C) and max 33.1°F (0.6°C). In December, the average high-temperature decreases, from a frosty 44.6°F (7°C) in November, to a wintry 33.1°F (0.6°C). Weather in December »

What is the coldest month in Traverse City?

With an average high-temperature of 28.6°F (-1.9°C) and an average low-temperature of 16°F (-8.9°C), January is the coldest month.

How many days does it rain in Traverse City?

In Traverse City, Michigan, during the entire year, the rain falls for 145.8 days and collects up to 32.4" (822.5mm) of precipitation.

When does it snow in Traverse City?

Months with snowfall in Traverse City are January through May, October through December.

How much does it snow in Traverse City?

Throughout the year, there are 46.3 snowfall days, and 74.3" (1887.2mm) of snow is accumulated.

When does it snow the most in Traverse City?

January is the month with the most snowfall in Traverse City. Snow falls for 12.6 days and accumulates 23.1" (586.7mm) of snow.

When is the lowest UV index in Traverse City?

Months with the lowest UV index in Traverse City are January and December, with an average maximum UV index of 1.

What is the driest month in Traverse City?

February is the month with the least rainfall in Traverse City, Michigan. Rain falls for 12.3 days and accumulates 1.5" (38.1mm) of precipitation.

What months are the ocean coldest in Traverse City?

Months with the coldest seawater in Traverse City are February and March, with an average ocean temperature of 35.4°F (1.9°C). For swimming, this is considered extremely cold, dangerous, and life-threatening. Unless suitably protected with insulated waterproof clothing, hypothermia quickly occurs.

When are the longest days in Traverse City?

The month with the longest days in Traverse City is June, with an average of 15.5h of daylight.

What are the months with the most sunshine in Traverse City?

Months with the most sunshine are June and July, with an average of 10h of sunshine.

What are the months with the highest UV index in Traverse City?

June and July, with an average maximum UV index of 8, are months with the highest UV index in Traverse City, Michigan.

What is the warmest month in Traverse City?

With an average high-temperature of 80.8°F (27.1°C) and an average low-temperature of 58.3°F (14.6°C), July is the warmest month.

When is the ocean warmest in Traverse City?

August is the month with the warmest seawater in Traverse City, with an average ocean temperature of 69.6°F (20.9°C). For swimming, a surface water temperature of 69.6°F (20.9°C) is not enjoyable for the majority. It is not considered safe, as controlling breathing becomes progressively more difficult as water temperature decreases below 69.8°F (21°C).

What is the wettest month in Traverse City?

The month with the most rainfall in Traverse City, Michigan, is September when the rain falls for 12 days and typically aggregates up to 3.6" (91.2mm) of precipitation.

What is the month with the shortest days in Traverse City?

With an average of 8.9h of daylight, December has the shortest days of the year.

What is the month with the least sunshine in Traverse City?

The month with the least sunshine in Traverse City is December, with an average of 2h of sunshine.
Average temperature - Traverse City, MI
Average rainfall - Traverse City, MI
Average rainfall days - Traverse City, MI

The month with the highest number of rainy days is January (17 days).
The month with the lowest number of rainy days is July (8.5 days).

Average snowfall - Traverse City, MI
Average snowfall days - Traverse City, MI

The month with the highest number of snowfall days is January (12.6 days).
Months with the lowest number of snowfall days are June, July, August and September (0 days).

Average sea temperature - Traverse City, MI

The best month for swimming (with the highest average sea temperature) is August (69.7°F).
The coldest month (with the lowest average sea temperature) is March (35.4°F).

Average daylight / Average sunshine - Traverse City, MI