2019 Lake Michigan Water Levels

Current Lake Michigan Water Levels 

The United States Army Corps of Engineers collects and publishes current / past Lake Michigan water level data which is very important to many property owners in Leelanau County & Grand Traverse County who own real estate on Lake Michigan or Grand Traverse Bay. Their last reading took place on March 1, 2019.

March 1, 2019                   580.15 feet

Difference from March 1, 2018:                                  +2 inches
Difference from long term average:                            +21 inches
Difference from highest monthly average (1986):    -11 inches
Difference from lowest monthly average (1964):      +49 inches
Projected change in levels by April 1, 2019:              +2 inches

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For more information on current & past historic records regarding the Great Lakes Water Levels please visit: http://www.lre.usace.army.mil/Missions/Great-Lakes-Information/Great-Lakes-Water-Levels/Water-Level-Forecast/Weekly-Great-Lakes-Water-Levels/