Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1956
1-Month
1.54"
(39.12mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
-0.47"
(-11.93mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1913
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2008
Ties: 1915
Nov–Dec 1956
2-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-0.67"
(-17.02mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1917
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1982
Oct–Dec 1956
3-Month
4.51"
(114.55mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
-2.76"
(-70.11mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1988
Sep–Dec 1956
4-Month
6.05"
(153.67mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1988
Aug–Dec 1956
5-Month
10.05"
(255.27mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
-3.72"
(-94.49mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1930 1930
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1985
Jul–Dec 1956
6-Month
13.89"
(352.81mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
-2.92"
(-74.16mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1953 1930
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1985
Jun–Dec 1956
7-Month
16.92"
(429.77mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
-3.17"
(-80.52mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
May–Dec 1956
8-Month
21.16"
(537.46mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1985
Apr–Dec 1956
9-Month
24.41"
(620.01mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
-1.36"
(-34.55mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2011
Mar–Dec 1956
10-Month
26.40"
(670.56mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2017
Feb–Dec 1956
11-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
-1.51"
(-38.36mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1985
Jan–Dec 1956
12-Month
28.53"
(724.66mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
-2.60"
(-66.04mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1955 1930
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2017
Jul 1955–Dec 1956
18-Month
44.33"
(1,125.98mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-3.64"
(-92.46mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Ties: 1998
Jan 1955–Dec 1956
24-Month
56.67"
(1,439.42mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
-5.58"
(-141.73mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1936 1963
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Jan 1954–Dec 1956
36-Month
92.24"
(2,342.90mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
-1.13"
(-28.70mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1948 1964
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2018
Jan 1953–Dec 1956
48-Month
122.09"
(3,101.09mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
-2.42"
(-61.46mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1949 1936
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Jan 1952–Dec 1956
60-Month
152.04"
(3,861.82mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
-3.62"
(-91.94mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/