Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1901

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1901
1-Month
2.43"
(61.72mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-0.66"
(-16.77mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2004
Ties: 1900
Apr–May 1901
2-Month
3.70"
(93.98mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
7th Driest Driest to Date 1925
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2011
Mar–May 1901
3-Month
6.39"
(162.31mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-1.34"
(-34.03mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1900 1958
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2011
Ties: 1931, 1949
Feb–May 1901
4-Month
7.69"
(195.33mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-1.54"
(-39.11mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1895 1958
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2011
Jan–May 1901
5-Month
9.26"
(235.20mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-1.78"
(-45.22mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1895 1958
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2013
Dec 1900–May 1901
6-Month
10.00"
(254.00mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-3.03"
(-76.96mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1958
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2013
Nov 1900–May 1901
7-Month
13.38"
(339.85mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
-2.22"
(-56.39mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1987
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2004
Oct 1900–May 1901
8-Month
16.22"
(411.99mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-2.09"
(-53.08mm)
17th Driest Driest to Date 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Sep 1900–May 1901
9-Month
20.11"
(510.79mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
-1.58"
(-40.14mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1900 1925
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Aug 1900–May 1901
10-Month
23.88"
(606.55mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
-0.94"
(-23.88mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Ties: 1990
Jul 1900–May 1901
11-Month
29.09"
(738.89mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
1.21"
(30.74mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 2017
Ties: 1967
Jun 1900–May 1901
12-Month
31.96"
(811.78mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
0.82"
(20.82mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1976
Dec 1899–May 1901
18-Month
44.40"
(1,127.76mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2017
Jun 1899–May 1901
24-Month
60.74"
(1,542.80mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
-1.52"
(-38.60mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1900 1931
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 2018
Jun 1898–May 1901
36-Month
91.96"
(2,335.78mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1900 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1899 2019
Jun 1897–May 1901
48-Month
121.10"
(3,075.94mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
36th Driest Driest to Date 1937
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1900 2019
Jun 1896–May 1901
60-Month
157.76"
(4,007.10mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
2.07"
(52.57mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1900 1934
65th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on June 5, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/