The climate of Sault Ste Marie (Michigan
- United States of America)
Sault Ste Marie is located in the northern part of the state of
Michigan in the vicinity of the Canadian border on the banks of the St
Maryís River. On the other side of this river the Canadian part of the
city is situated which has the same name. The two parts are connected
by the Sault Ste. Marie International Bridge. Sault Ste. Marie is the
oldest city in Michigan and was founded in the 17th century by the
French. Sault Ste.
Marie has a moderate continental climate with extremely cold winters.
The city is known in as one of the snowiest places in the United
States. Summers are mild and pleasant. However, summers are short
The figures below are based on long term weather and climate records.
They are an average for Sault Ste Marie:
hours of sunshine
average days with
= 0-5 mm ●
= 6-30 mm ●
= 31-60 mm ●
= 61-100 mm ●
= 101-200 mm ●
over 200 mm = 0-0.2 inches ● = 0.2-1.2 inches ● = 1.2-2.4 inches ● = 2.5-4 inches ● = 4.1-8 inches ● = over 8 inches
More climate information
Climate figures are very useful but donít present a general impression
of the climate and the eventual weather circumstances within a certain
period. The figures donít always reflect the chance of wintry weather,
extreme heat or hurricanes. That is why we offer useful extra climate
information for each month of the year:
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