Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1947
1-Month
4.83"
(122.68mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2004
Apr–May 1947
2-Month
9.48"
(240.79mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Mar–May 1947
3-Month
11.18"
(283.97mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2011
Feb–May 1947
4-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
3.21"
(81.54mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1908 2011
Jan–May 1947
5-Month
14.54"
(369.32mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2013
Dec 1946–May 1947
6-Month
17.05"
(433.07mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
4.02"
(102.11mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2013
Nov 1946–May 1947
7-Month
19.59"
(497.59mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1946 1987
9th Wettest Wettest to Date 2004
Oct 1946–May 1947
8-Month
21.61"
(548.89mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
3.30"
(83.82mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
19th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Sep 1946–May 1947
9-Month
24.33"
(617.98mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1925
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Aug 1946–May 1947
10-Month
26.58"
(675.13mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
1.76"
(44.70mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2019
Jul 1946–May 1947
11-Month
28.14"
(714.76mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
0.26"
(6.61mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Jun 1946–May 1947
12-Month
32.03"
(813.56mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
0.89"
(22.60mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 1976
Dec 1945–May 1947
18-Month
43.55"
(1,106.17mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
-0.61"
(-15.49mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1931
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2017
Jun 1945–May 1947
24-Month
64.03"
(1,626.36mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
1.77"
(44.96mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1946 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1944 2018
Jun 1944–May 1947
36-Month
95.08"
(2,415.03mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
1.68"
(42.67mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1936
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jun 1943–May 1947
48-Month
123.71"
(3,142.23mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1941 1937
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1942–May 1947
60-Month
160.16"
(4,068.06mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
4.47"
(113.53mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1944 1934
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 26, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/