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Marquette is located on Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, or the U.P. to Midwesterners, and is one of the best locations from the continental U.S. to see the Northern Lights. But there’s a tradeoff for seeing a natural light show from your backyard: an average daily low temperature of 30.4 degrees and the title of snowiest city in the nation after almost 150 feet of snow dropped on the town in 2015.