Climate at a Glance

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1987
1-Month
2.32"
(58.93mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1986 1925
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2004
Apr–May 1987
2-Month
4.07"
(103.38mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Mar–May 1987
3-Month
5.30"
(134.62mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
-2.42"
(-61.47mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb–May 1987
4-Month
5.72"
(145.29mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-3.51"
(-89.15mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jan–May 1987
5-Month
6.96"
(176.78mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-4.08"
(-103.64mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Dec 1986–May 1987
6-Month
8.18"
(207.77mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-4.85"
(-123.19mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Nov 1986–May 1987
7-Month
9.36"
(237.74mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
-6.24"
(-158.50mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2004
Oct 1986–May 1987
8-Month
12.44"
(315.98mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-5.87"
(-149.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Sep 1986–May 1987
9-Month
21.16"
(537.46mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
-0.53"
(-13.47mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1898
Aug 1986–May 1987
10-Month
24.25"
(615.95mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
-0.57"
(-14.48mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jul 1986–May 1987
11-Month
28.05"
(712.47mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
0.17"
(4.32mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jun 1986–May 1987
12-Month
32.32"
(820.93mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Dec 1985–May 1987
18-Month
43.94"
(1,116.08mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
-0.22"
(-5.58mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jun 1985–May 1987
24-Month
66.97"
(1,701.04mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
4.71"
(119.64mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jun 1984–May 1987
36-Month
102.66"
(2,607.56mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
9.26"
(235.20mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1986 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 2020
Jun 1983–May 1987
48-Month
134.67"
(3,420.62mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
10.13"
(257.30mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1984 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jun 1982–May 1987
60-Month
171.49"
(4,355.85mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
15.80"
(401.32mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1986 1934
8th Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/