Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1987
1-Month
2.99"
(75.95mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
0.98"
(24.90mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 1986 1913
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1984 2008
Nov–Dec 1987
2-Month
5.70"
(144.78mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
1.13"
(28.70mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1986 1917
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1982
Oct–Dec 1987
3-Month
8.60"
(218.44mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1986 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1988
Sep–Dec 1987
4-Month
12.21"
(310.13mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
1.56"
(39.62mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1956
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1988
Aug–Dec 1987
5-Month
17.99"
(456.95mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1986 1930
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1985
Jul–Dec 1987
6-Month
20.78"
(527.81mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
3.97"
(100.84mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Jun–Dec 1987
7-Month
23.48"
(596.39mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986
May–Dec 1987
8-Month
25.80"
(655.32mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
2.63"
(66.80mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Apr–Dec 1987
9-Month
27.55"
(699.77mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
1.78"
(45.21mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Mar–Dec 1987
10-Month
28.78"
(731.01mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
0.97"
(24.64mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Feb–Dec 1987
11-Month
29.20"
(741.68mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
-0.12"
(-3.05mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Jan–Dec 1987
12-Month
30.44"
(773.18mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
-0.69"
(-17.52mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jul 1986–Dec 1987
18-Month
51.53"
(1,308.86mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jan 1986–Dec 1987
24-Month
65.24"
(1,657.10mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
2.99"
(75.95mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1981 1963
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Ties: 2005
Jan 1985–Dec 1987
36-Month
104.46"
(2,653.28mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
11.09"
(281.68mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1964
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2018
Jan 1984–Dec 1987
48-Month
136.42"
(3,465.07mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
11.91"
(302.52mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1984 1936
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jan 1983–Dec 1987
60-Month
171.29"
(4,350.77mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
15.63"
(397.01mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 22, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/