1934 : Vanderbilt Records 51 Degress Below Zero, A Record Low

February 9, 2018 all-day

February 9, 1934 was the coldest day ever recorded in Michigan history, according to the National Weather Service. It was 51 degrees below in Vanderbilt in Otsego County.

For the full article, see Zlati Meyer, “You haven’t lived here until… you complain about Michigan’s winters”, Detroit Free Press, February 9, 2014.