Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1959
1-Month
3.21"
(81.53mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
0.12"
(3.04mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1925
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2004
Apr–May 1959
2-Month
6.63"
(168.40mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
0.95"
(24.13mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1958 1925
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2011
Mar–May 1959
3-Month
8.83"
(224.28mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Feb–May 1959
4-Month
10.61"
(269.49mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2011
Jan–May 1959
5-Month
12.47"
(316.74mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2013
Dec 1958–May 1959
6-Month
13.57"
(344.68mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2013
Ties: 1932
Nov 1958–May 1959
7-Month
16.59"
(421.39mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
0.99"
(25.15mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1958 1987
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2004
Oct 1958–May 1959
8-Month
18.80"
(477.52mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
0.49"
(12.45mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1958 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2019
Sep 1958–May 1959
9-Month
21.99"
(558.55mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
0.30"
(7.62mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1925
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Aug 1958–May 1959
10-Month
25.43"
(645.92mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
0.61"
(15.49mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jul 1958–May 1959
11-Month
29.05"
(737.87mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1958–May 1959
12-Month
32.28"
(819.91mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1976
Dec 1957–May 1959
18-Month
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
-3.82"
(-97.02mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2017
Ties: 1924
Jun 1957–May 1959
24-Month
59.18"
(1,503.17mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
-3.08"
(-78.23mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1958 1931
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2018
Jun 1956–May 1959
36-Month
86.83"
(2,205.48mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
-6.57"
(-166.88mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jun 1955–May 1959
48-Month
116.64"
(2,962.66mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
-7.90"
(-200.66mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1937 1937
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2019
Jun 1954–May 1959
60-Month
149.01"
(3,784.85mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
-6.68"
(-169.68mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/