Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1898

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1898
1-Month
2.64"
(67.06mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2004
Apr–May 1898
2-Month
4.25"
(107.95mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1895 1925
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Mar–May 1898
3-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-0.52"
(-13.21mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1895 1958
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Feb–May 1898
4-Month
9.42"
(239.27mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
0.19"
(4.83mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2011
Jan–May 1898
5-Month
12.11"
(307.59mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2013
Dec 1897–May 1898
6-Month
14.60"
(370.84mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1896 1958
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2013
Nov 1897–May 1898
7-Month
17.23"
(437.64mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1896 1987
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2004
Oct 1897–May 1898
8-Month
19.71"
(500.63mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1896 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Ties: 1927
Sep 1897–May 1898
9-Month
21.16"
(537.46mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
49th Driest Driest to Date 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Ties: 1987
Aug 1897–May 1898
10-Month
23.15"
(588.01mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
-1.67"
(-42.42mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1931
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Jul 1897–May 1898
11-Month
26.62"
(676.15mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Jun 1897–May 1898
12-Month
29.14"
(740.16mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
-2.00"
(-50.80mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Dec 1896–May 1898
18-Month
44.71"
(1,135.63mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
0.55"
(13.97mm)
59th Driest Driest to Date 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2020
Jun 1896–May 1898
24-Month
65.80"
(1,671.32mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1897 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1895–May 1898
36-Month
92.92"
(2,360.17mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
-0.48"
(-12.19mm)
48th Driest Driest to Date 1936
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 20, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/