Christmas Weather Extremes for Southwest Lower Michigan

Grand Rapids

Period of Record 1892-2011

Warmest High Temperatures

1. 65 degrees - 1982

2. 57 degrees - 1893

3. 50 degrees - 1936

Coldest High Temperatures

1. 10 degrees - 1983

2. 11 degrees - 1924

(t)3. 14 degrees - 1985, 1968

Warmest Low Temperatures

1. 43 degrees - 1936

2. 42 degrees - 1940

3. 40 degrees - 1982

Coldest Low Temperatures

1. -3 degrees - 1983

(t)2. 1 degree - 2004

        1 degree - 1968

Wettest

1. 1.01 inches - 1982

2. 0.96 inches - 1936

3. 0.59 inches - 1893

Snowiest

1. 7.0 inches - 1990

2. 6.7 inches - 2001

3. 6.5 inches - 1951

Greatest Snow Depth

1. 22 inches - 1951

2. 16 inches - 2000

3. 13 inches - 2008

 

Lansing

Period of Record 1863-2011

Warmest High Temperatures

1. 65 degrees - 1982

2. 60 degrees - 1889

3. 56 degrees - 1895

Coldest High Temperatures

1. 8 degrees - 1983

2. 10 degrees - 1924

(t)3. 12 degrees - 2004, 1985

Warmest Low Temperatures

1. 42 degrees - 1982

(t)2. 39 degrees - 1936

    39 degrees - 1877

Coldest Low Temperatures

1. -17 degrees - 2000

2. -11 degrees - 1914

3. -9 degrees - 1884

Wettest

1. 0.77 inches - 1982

2. 0.64 inches - 1965

3. 0.63 inches - 1875

Snowiest

1. 7.0 inches - 1965

2. 6.6 inches - 1951

3. 5.6 inches - 1915

Greatest Snow Depth

1. 20 inches - 1951

2. 17 inches - 1878

3. 15 inches - 1884

 

Muskegon

Period of Record 1896-2011

Warmest High Temperatures

1. 61 degrees - 1982

2. 49 degrees - 1940

(t)3. 48 degrees - 1994, 1928

Coldest High Temperatures

1. 7 degrees - 1983

(t)2. 14 degrees - 2004

        14 degrees - 1985

Warmest Low Temperatures

1. 41 degrees - 1982

2. 39 degrees - 1940

3. 36 degrees - 1936

Coldest Low Temperatures

1. 4 degrees - 1983

2. 5 degrees - 1948

3. 6 degrees - 1921

Wettest

1. 1. 00 inches - 1907

2. 0.75 inches - 1936

(t)3. 0.40 inches - 1965, 1945

Snowiest

1. 7.7 inches - 1993

(t)2. 5.0 inches - 1977

        5.0 inches - 1965, 1907

Greatest Snow Depth

1. 28 inches - 1916

2. 20 inches - 1983

3. 19 inches - 1951



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