Calumet Beach | Great Lakes Guide
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    Calumet Beach
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Calumet Beach is a part of Calumet Park on Chicago's south shore of Lake Michigan. There is a parking lot available, and the beach is wheelchair accessible. There is also a concession stand and public washrooms. There is an area for distance swimming at the south end of the beach. The Indiana/Illinois state border is just offshore. The red and white striped stacks beside the beach are part of a power generating plant.



Water Quality:

  • Weather
  • Current temperature
  • 10°
    Feels like 6°
Mostly cloudy throughout the day.

    • Humidity

    • 75%
    • Precipitation

    • 0%
    • Precip. type

    • None
    • UV Index

    • 0
    • Visibility

    • 15.8km
    • Sunrise

    • 8:11 AM
    • Sunset

    • 6:59 PM
    • Wind gust

    • 42kph
    • Wind speed

    • 27.7kph
    • Wind direction

    • South

    • Today

    • 12°
    • Wednesday

    • 17°
    • Thursday

    • 13°
    • Friday

    • 10°
    • Saturday

    • 15°
    • Sunday

    • 16°
    • Monday

    • 11°

Although the lake is small, it is perfect for paddle boating, swimming, and quiet boat rides.



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