Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1953
1-Month
3.07"
(77.98mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-0.02"
(-0.51mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2004
Apr–May 1953
2-Month
6.12"
(155.45mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1952 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2011
Mar–May 1953
3-Month
8.25"
(209.55mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1952 1958
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Feb–May 1953
4-Month
10.39"
(263.91mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1952 1958
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Jan–May 1953
5-Month
12.19"
(309.63mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1952 1958
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Dec 1952–May 1953
6-Month
14.07"
(357.38mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
1.04"
(26.42mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1952 1958
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Nov 1952–May 1953
7-Month
17.18"
(436.37mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
1.58"
(40.13mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1952 1987
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2004
Ties: 2008
Oct 1952–May 1953
8-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Sep 1952–May 1953
9-Month
19.58"
(497.33mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
-2.11"
(-53.60mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1944 1925
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Aug 1952–May 1953
10-Month
23.00"
(584.20mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 2005
Jul 1952–May 1953
11-Month
28.52"
(724.41mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1952–May 1953
12-Month
31.18"
(791.97mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
0.04"
(1.01mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1976
Dec 1951–May 1953
18-Month
44.79"
(1,137.67mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
0.63"
(16.01mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1951–May 1953
24-Month
66.87"
(1,698.50mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
4.61"
(117.10mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2018
Jun 1950–May 1953
36-Month
99.96"
(2,538.98mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
6.56"
(166.62mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1951 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1949–May 1953
48-Month
135.66"
(3,445.76mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
11.12"
(282.44mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1952 1937
14th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jun 1948–May 1953
60-Month
162.86"
(4,136.64mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
7.17"
(182.11mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1952 1934
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 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/