Weather - Midwest States (IA, IL, IN, KS, MI, MN, MO, ND, NE, SD, WI)

Weather in Kansas City, St. Louis, Branson and the Ozarks of Missouri and Arkansas Weather in Kansas City, St. Louis, Branson and the Ozarks of Missouri and Arkansas
In general, the Missouri and Arkansas region has very fickle weather, meaning that temperatures and air conditions might suddenly swing one way or another from one day to the next.
Weather in Great Lakes, Traverse City, Upper Peninsula, Mackinac Island, Northern Michigan Weather in Great Lakes, Traverse City, Upper Peninsula, Mackinac Island, Northern Michigan
The best time to visit northern Michigan is from June-August. In these months, it can get hot and humid at times, but refreshing breezes blow inland from the Great Lakes, which have retained their cool temperatures from the winter.
Weather in Chicago, Illinois, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Dells, Madison Weather in Chicago, Illinois, Milwaukee, Wisconsin Dells, Madison
Wintertime in Metro Chicago and southern Wisconsin is downright cold.
Weather in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Minnesota area Weather in Minneapolis, St. Paul, Minnesota area
Freezing temperatures, heavy snowfalls, strong winds, and a large amount of precipitation are characteristic of winters in this region. Artic air over the Lake Superior and the other 10,000 lakes in the area causes chilling temperatures and cloudy days throughout the Minnesota region.
Weather in Sturgis, Deadwood, Mt. Rushmore, Rapid City and the South Dakota Badlands Weather in Sturgis, Deadwood, Mt. Rushmore, Rapid City and the South Dakota Badlands
This South Dakota Badlands see some of the most changeable weather in the United States, as temperatures range from freezing in the winter to downright hot in the summer.

Major Tourist Attractions in the Region

Deer Mountain Ski Resort - Lead, South Dakota
Hidden Valley Ski Resort Area - St. Louis, Missouri
Itasca State Park - Minnesota
Crater of Diamonds State Park - Murfreesboro, Arkansas
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore - Empire, Michigan
Indiana Dunes State Park & National Lakeshore - Chesterton, Indiana
Custer State Park - Custer, South Dakota
Badlands National Park - Interior, South Dakota
Mark Twain National Forest - Missouri
Lake of the Ozarks State Park - Missouri
Montauk State Park - Salem, Missouri
Sam A. Baker State Park - Missouri
Crystal Mountain Ski Resort Area - Thompsonville, Michigan
Elephant Rocks State Park - Missouri
Blanchard Springs Caverns & Ozark National Forest - Arkansas
Indiana Dunes State Park Beach - Indiana
Mackinac Island State Park Beach - Michigan
Petit Jean State Park - Morrilton, Arkansas
Meramec State Park - Sullivan, Missouri
Isle Royale National Park - Michigan
Voyageurs National Park - Minnesota
Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park - Michigan
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore - Empire, Michigan
Ha Ha Tonka State Park - Missouri
Boyne Highlands Ski Resort - Michigan
Boyne Mountain Ski Resort - Michigan
Black Hills National Forest - South Dakota
Wind Cave National Park - South Dakota
North Avenue Beach - Chicago, Illinois
Buffalo National River Park - Arkansas
Lake Maria State Park - Monticello, Minnesota
Jewel Cave National Monument - South Dakota