Unusually Wet Year So Far

If you thought it has been a little wetter than usual this year so far (May 16th), you would be correct. In the table below, you can see that Grand Rapids had its second wettest year to date, since records began in 1892.   Lansing and Muskegon are in the top 10 wettest to date. 

Total Precipitation January 1st through May 16th
Location                          

2011   

total    

Place in

Record               

All time

record

Year       

 

Grand Rapids

 

 17.22"  2nd

 18.41"          

 1976

 

Lansing

 

 14.16"  9th  16.56"  1929

 

Muskegon

 

 15.09"  8th  17.95"  2006



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