Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1951
1-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-0.60"
(-15.24mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1950 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2004
Ties: 1979
Apr–May 1951
2-Month
5.93"
(150.62mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1950 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Ties: 1918
Mar–May 1951
3-Month
8.51"
(216.15mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1950 1958
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 2011
Feb–May 1951
4-Month
10.56"
(268.22mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1958
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2011
Jan–May 1951
5-Month
12.53"
(318.26mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1958
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2013
Ties: 2014
Dec 1950–May 1951
6-Month
14.79"
(375.67mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
1.76"
(44.71mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1949 1958
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2013
Nov 1950–May 1951
7-Month
17.74"
(450.60mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
2.14"
(54.36mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1949 1987
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Oct 1950–May 1951
8-Month
19.53"
(496.06mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Sep 1950–May 1951
9-Month
22.85"
(580.39mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
1.16"
(29.46mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Aug 1950–May 1951
10-Month
25.50"
(647.70mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
0.68"
(17.27mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2019
Jul 1950–May 1951
11-Month
29.49"
(749.05mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
1.61"
(40.90mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Jun 1950–May 1951
12-Month
33.09"
(840.49mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
1.95"
(49.53mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1976
Dec 1949–May 1951
18-Month
50.39"
(1,279.91mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
6.23"
(158.25mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
15th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2017
Jun 1949–May 1951
24-Month
68.79"
(1,747.27mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
6.53"
(165.87mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2018
Jun 1948–May 1951
36-Month
95.99"
(2,438.15mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
2.59"
(65.79mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1950 1936
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1945 2019
Jun 1947–May 1951
48-Month
125.95"
(3,199.13mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
1.41"
(35.81mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1950 1937
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 2019
Jun 1946–May 1951
60-Month
157.98"
(4,012.69mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
2.29"
(58.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1950 1934
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/