Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1974

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1974
1-Month
3.75"
(95.25mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2004
Ties: 1938
Apr–May 1974
2-Month
6.84"
(173.74mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
1.16"
(29.47mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Mar–May 1974
3-Month
9.23"
(234.44mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
1.50"
(38.10mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Feb–May 1974
4-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2011
Jan–May 1974
5-Month
13.43"
(341.12mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
2.39"
(60.70mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1973 1958
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2013
Dec 1973–May 1974
6-Month
16.08"
(408.43mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
3.05"
(77.47mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2013
Nov 1973–May 1974
7-Month
18.78"
(477.01mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
3.18"
(80.77mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1973 1987
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2004
Oct 1973–May 1974
8-Month
21.45"
(544.83mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
3.14"
(79.76mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1973 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2019
Sep 1973–May 1974
9-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
2.32"
(58.92mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Aug 1973–May 1974
10-Month
26.99"
(685.55mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019
Jul 1973–May 1974
11-Month
30.28"
(769.11mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
2.40"
(60.96mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Jun 1973–May 1974
12-Month
34.03"
(864.36mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
2.89"
(73.40mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1973 1976
Dec 1972–May 1974
18-Month
50.37"
(1,279.40mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
6.21"
(157.74mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2017
Jun 1972–May 1974
24-Month
70.75"
(1,797.05mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
8.49"
(215.65mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1973 1931
5th Wettest Wettest since: 1943 2018
Ties: 2014
Jun 1971–May 1974
36-Month
100.45"
(2,551.43mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
7.05"
(179.07mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1973 1936
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Jun 1970–May 1974
48-Month
133.34"
(3,386.84mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
8.80"
(223.52mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1973 1937
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2019
Jun 1969–May 1974
60-Month
163.61"
(4,155.69mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
7.92"
(201.16mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1934
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1973 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/