This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

(WJW) – While spring weather hits just right in Cleveland, you may want to wait a bit longer to get in the water.

Folks will be packing Edgewater Beach and other beachfront areas of Lake Erie for Memorial Day Weekend.

So, if you’re wondering how it will feel to dip a toe in…

Average Lake Erie water temperatures in spring (per Scott Sabol’s research) along with water temperatures over the last 3 years from May through early July:

The average temperature of Lake Erie over the last three years in May has been around 50 degrees.

True to average, water temps are about 56 degrees, according to FOX 8 Weather.

The FOX 8 Weather Team is forecasting 70s and 80s this week.

Get weather updates here.