Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1959
1-Month
2.26"
(57.40mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
0.25"
(6.35mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1913
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2008
Ties: 1950
Nov–Dec 1959
2-Month
4.95"
(125.73mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
0.38"
(9.65mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1917
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 1982
Ties: 1996
Oct–Dec 1959
3-Month
9.81"
(249.17mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
2.54"
(64.51mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Sep–Dec 1959
4-Month
13.70"
(347.98mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1941 2019
Aug–Dec 1959
5-Month
18.59"
(472.19mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Jul–Dec 1959
6-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
5.21"
(132.34mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1985
Jun–Dec 1959
7-Month
24.00"
(609.60mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
May–Dec 1959
8-Month
27.21"
(691.13mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
4.04"
(102.61mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Apr–Dec 1959
9-Month
30.63"
(778.00mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
4.86"
(123.44mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Mar–Dec 1959
10-Month
32.83"
(833.88mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
5.02"
(127.51mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Feb–Dec 1959
11-Month
34.61"
(879.09mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
5.29"
(134.36mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
7th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan–Dec 1959
12-Month
36.47"
(926.34mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
5.34"
(135.64mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jul 1958–Dec 1959
18-Month
53.05"
(1,347.47mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
5.08"
(129.03mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2019
Jan 1958–Dec 1959
24-Month
62.29"
(1,582.17mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1958 1963
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Jan 1957–Dec 1959
36-Month
93.91"
(2,385.31mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1958 1964
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jan 1956–Dec 1959
48-Month
122.44"
(3,109.98mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
-2.07"
(-52.57mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1958 1936
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2019
Jan 1955–Dec 1959
60-Month
150.58"
(3,824.73mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
-5.08"
(-129.03mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1958 1934
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1957 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 14, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/