I live in SE Michigan and have the convertible - and had a 2006 convertible as well. Nothing nicer than that first spring day when it is warm enough to drop the top after a long winter! The So Cal guys never get to experience that rite of spring like we do.
And I drive mine year round, every day.
2013 MCA Convertible, automatic - Revelare Designs cowl hood, Hellion single turbo.