Top 10 One Day May Snowfalls (Updated for 2010)

Here are the updated Top 10 One Day Snowfalls in May for selected sites in Upper Michigan.

NWS Marquette (Negaunee Township) (1961-Present)

Rank  Value  Ending Date
1 14.2 5/10/1990
2 8.2 5/ 9/1990
3 5.2 5/ 8/2010
4 3.4 5/ 3/1973
5 3.2 5/16/1997
6 2.7 5/12/1997
7 2.4 5/ 7/2010, 5/10/1967
9 2.3 5/ 2/1976, 5/ 5/1970

Iron Mountain (1899-Present)

Rank  Value    Date
1 8.0 5/11/1990
2 7.0 5/ 5/1979
3 6.0 5/ 2/1908
4 4.6 5/11/1967
5 3.0 5/10/1990, 5/ 6/1960
7 2.0 5/ 8/2010*, 5/ 1/1996, 5/ 1/1981
9 1.0 5/ 1/1997, 5/ 6/1996, 5/29/1947
*Estimated based off surrounding reports. Value will be updated when official report is received.

Ironwood (1902-Present)

Rank  Value  Ending Date
1 8.5 5/ 1/1996
2 8.3 5/12/1997
3 7.0 5/12/2006
4 6.0 5/ 2/1973, 5/ 8/1923
6 5.0 5/ 1/1984, 5/ 2/1954, 5/ 1/1909
9 4.8 5/10/1952
10 4.5 5/ 2/1976, 5/11/1967
12 4.0 5/ 8/2010, 5/ 7/1960, 5/ 2/1940, 5/16/1929


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