Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 1970

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1970
1-Month
2.13"
(54.10mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
0.12"
(3.05mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1969 1913
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2008
Nov–Dec 1970
2-Month
5.03"
(127.76mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1969 1917
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1982
Oct–Dec 1970
3-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1988
Sep–Dec 1970
4-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
3.10"
(78.74mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1988
Aug–Dec 1970
5-Month
15.29"
(388.37mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
1.52"
(38.61mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1985
Jul–Dec 1970
6-Month
19.86"
(504.44mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1965 1985
Ties: 1965
Jun–Dec 1970
7-Month
22.56"
(573.02mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
2.47"
(62.73mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1986
May–Dec 1970
8-Month
26.36"
(669.54mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1985
Apr–Dec 1970
9-Month
28.70"
(728.98mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
2.93"
(74.42mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2011
Mar–Dec 1970
10-Month
30.61"
(777.49mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
2.80"
(71.12mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2017
Feb–Dec 1970
11-Month
31.28"
(794.51mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 1985
Jan–Dec 1970
12-Month
32.68"
(830.07mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
1.55"
(39.37mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2017
Jul 1969–Dec 1970
18-Month
47.35"
(1,202.69mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
-0.62"
(-15.75mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Jan 1969–Dec 1970
24-Month
63.51"
(1,613.15mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1967 1963
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Jan 1968–Dec 1970
36-Month
98.32"
(2,497.33mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
4.95"
(125.73mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1968 1964
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2018
Jan 1967–Dec 1970
48-Month
132.09"
(3,355.09mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
7.58"
(192.54mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1969 1936
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2017
Jan 1966–Dec 1970
60-Month
161.56"
(4,103.62mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
5.90"
(149.86mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2017
Ties: 1982

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/