North Ave Beach | Great Lakes Guide
  • Beach
    North Ave Beach
    • 0 Recommendations

North Avenue Beach is a popular and busy attraction in Chicago. The large beach offers different rentals, including bikes and volleyball equipment. There is a lake shore path that is often busy with walkers, bikers and roller-bladers. There is an outdoor roller hockey rink and fitness center on site. As well, the famous beach house offers food, shopping and public washrooms. There is a pay parking lot and long distance swimming available.



Water Quality:

  • Weather
  • Current temperature
  • 25°
    Feels like 25°
Partly cloudy throughout the day.

    • Humidity

    • 59%
    • Precipitation

    • 0%
    • Precip. type

    • None
    • UV Index

    • 5
    • Visibility

    • 13.4km
    • Sunrise

    • 7:35 AM
    • Sunset

    • 7:56 PM
    • Wind gust

    • 11.3kph
    • Wind speed

    • 10.6kph
    • Wind direction

    • Southeast

    • Today

    • 26°
    • 18°
    • Thursday

    • 28°
    • 19°
    • Friday

    • 28°
    • 21°
    • Saturday

    • 27°
    • 21°
    • Sunday

    • 25°
    • 21°
    • Monday

    • 23°
    • 18°
    • Tuesday

    • 24°
    • 17°

We had huge storms but it was always so inviting. It was fresh waters so it was just incredible, it was really pleasant to swim in and you could open your eyes and you wouldn’t get stung, so that just really connected me to water.



Lake Michigan, USA
Frank Bevacqua
Lake Michigan Watershed