Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1952

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1952
1-Month
3.00"
(76.20mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2004
Ties: 2012
Apr–May 1952
2-Month
5.34"
(135.64mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
-0.34"
(-8.63mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1949 1925
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Mar–May 1952
3-Month
7.57"
(192.28mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-0.16"
(-4.06mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1949 1958
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Ties: 1996
Feb–May 1952
4-Month
8.52"
(216.41mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-0.71"
(-18.03mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1949 1958
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Ties: 1923, 1989
Jan–May 1952
5-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-0.08"
(-2.04mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1946 1958
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Dec 1951–May 1952
6-Month
13.61"
(345.69mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1949 1958
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Ties: 1905
Nov 1951–May 1952
7-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1948 1987
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2004
Oct 1951–May 1952
8-Month
20.70"
(525.78mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Sep 1951–May 1952
9-Month
24.31"
(617.47mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
2.62"
(66.54mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1951 1925
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Aug 1951–May 1952
10-Month
28.05"
(712.47mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2020
Jul 1951–May 1952
11-Month
31.97"
(812.04mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
4.09"
(103.89mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2017
Jun 1951–May 1952
12-Month
35.69"
(906.53mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
4.55"
(115.57mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2020
Ties: 1985
Dec 1950–May 1952
18-Month
50.48"
(1,282.19mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
6.32"
(160.53mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1951 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1929 2020
Ties: 1991
Jun 1950–May 1952
24-Month
68.78"
(1,747.01mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
6.52"
(165.61mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2020
Jun 1949–May 1952
36-Month
104.48"
(2,653.79mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
11.08"
(281.43mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1951 1936
10th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1948–May 1952
48-Month
131.68"
(3,344.67mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
7.14"
(181.35mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1937
32nd Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 1947–May 1952
60-Month
161.64"
(4,105.66mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
5.95"
(151.13mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1951 1934
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 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/