Leelanau Almanac for the Week of May 28 – June 3, 2009
Miller Hill Springtime View 2009, photo by John Clement Howe
News from the Week
In addition to our feature on How to Make the Most of Your One Day Visit to the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, we also had great articles on Leelanau’s Centennial Iris Farm and the Leelanau Farmers Markets in Glen Arbor, Empire, Leland, Northport and Suttons Bay and a nice Fishtown photo.
The Week’s Weather
We had a fair bit of rain and cooler than normal temps as May headed out. So far june has been sunny but cool.
May 28, 2009: Rain & 50s (57/47)
May 29, 2009: Sunny & upper 50s (60/40)
May 30, 2009: Light rain, some sun & upper 60s (69/38)
May 31, 2009: Rain & 50s (53/33)
June 1, 2009: Mostly cloudy & 60s (67/42)
June 2, 2009: Mostly sunny & mid 60s (68/38)
June 3, 2009: Mostly sunny & mid 50s (57/39)
Here the Leelanau Almanac for the Week of May 21-27, 2009 and the Leelanau Almanac for the Week of June 4-10, 2009.
The normal monthly rainfall for May is 2.30 inches. It was very dry but a massive 1.65 inches dump on May 27th brought the month total to 2.74 inches.