Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1979
1-Month
1.92"
(48.77mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
-0.09"
(-2.28mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1976 1913
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2008
Ties: 1933
Nov–Dec 1979
2-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
0.60"
(15.24mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1917
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1982
Oct–Dec 1979
3-Month
8.74"
(222.00mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1988
Sep–Dec 1979
4-Month
9.67"
(245.62mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
-0.98"
(-24.89mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1976 1956
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1988
Aug–Dec 1979
5-Month
13.34"
(338.84mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1985
Jul–Dec 1979
6-Month
16.18"
(410.97mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1985
Jun–Dec 1979
7-Month
20.29"
(515.37mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
0.20"
(5.08mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1986
May–Dec 1979
8-Month
22.78"
(578.61mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
-0.39"
(-9.91mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 1985
Apr–Dec 1979
9-Month
25.82"
(655.83mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2011
Ties: 1999
Mar–Dec 1979
10-Month
28.91"
(734.31mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
1.10"
(27.94mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2017
Feb–Dec 1979
11-Month
29.99"
(761.75mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1985
Ties: 1993
Jan–Dec 1979
12-Month
32.42"
(823.47mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
1.29"
(32.77mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2017
Jul 1978–Dec 1979
18-Month
50.85"
(1,291.59mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2017
Jan 1978–Dec 1979
24-Month
63.38"
(1,609.85mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1977 1963
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2018
Jan 1977–Dec 1979
36-Month
97.29"
(2,471.17mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1964
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2018
Jan 1976–Dec 1979
48-Month
125.21"
(3,180.33mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
0.70"
(17.78mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1966 1936
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2017
Jan 1975–Dec 1979
60-Month
161.85"
(4,110.99mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
6.19"
(157.23mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 19, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/