Weather & Seasons

When is the best time of year to visit Northern Indiana? Whenever you want! Take your pick from warm, beach-perfect summers, crisp, harvest-festival autumns, cool, snowy-day winters, and bright, bloom-ready springs. We’re the ideal all-season destination, so the only question left is: When will we be seeing you?

Summer

Hiking. Concerts under the stars. Beaches. Festivals. Blueberries. Whitewater rafting. Bike trails. You’ll find all the fixings for a perfect summer day in Northern Indiana.

Autumn

Harvest bounty. Football. Art exhibits. Scarecrows. Pumpkins. Quilts. Colorful foliage. Share in the abundance of a crisp autumn day in our eclectic communities.

Winter

Shopping. Sledding. Holiday festivities. Dazzling decorations. Ice skating. Fishing on a frozen lake. Cross country skiing. The chill of winter doesn’t dampen our spirits in Indiana’s Cool North.

Spring

Farmers’ markets. Antiquing. Egg Stravaganza. Flea markets. Budding trees. Beautiful blooms. Fresh breezes. Spring in Northern Indiana sounds just about perfect.

We might be the Cool North, but that doesn’t mean it’s cold here all year! On average, our warmest month is July—with a highest recorded temperature of 109°F in 1934. Our coolest month is January, with a record low of -22°F recorded in 1943. June sees the most precipitation with an average rainfall of 4.19 Inches.

Monthly averages

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
100ºF
80ºF 80 83 81
71 74
60ºF 63 61 62
59 58 53
40ºF 47 48 42 48
31 36 38 33 36
20ºF 28 22
16 19
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