Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1988
1-Month
1.10"
(27.94mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1925 1925
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2004
Apr–May 1988
2-Month
3.58"
(90.93mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1958 1925
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Mar–May 1988
3-Month
5.49"
(139.45mm)
7.73"
(196.34mm)
-2.24"
(-56.89mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1987 1958
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb–May 1988
4-Month
6.76"
(171.70mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
-2.47"
(-62.74mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1987 1958
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Jan–May 1988
5-Month
8.46"
(214.88mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
-2.58"
(-65.54mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1987 1958
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Dec 1987–May 1988
6-Month
11.45"
(290.83mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
-1.58"
(-40.13mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1987 1958
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Nov 1987–May 1988
7-Month
14.16"
(359.66mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1987
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2004
Oct 1987–May 1988
8-Month
17.06"
(433.32mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
-1.25"
(-31.75mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1987 1925
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Ties: 2000
Sep 1987–May 1988
9-Month
20.67"
(525.02mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Aug 1987–May 1988
10-Month
26.45"
(671.83mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
1.63"
(41.40mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
Jul 1987–May 1988
11-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
1.36"
(34.55mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1987 1931
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jun 1987–May 1988
12-Month
31.94"
(811.28mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
0.80"
(20.32mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1976
Ties: 1992
Dec 1986–May 1988
18-Month
40.12"
(1,019.05mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
-4.04"
(-102.61mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017
Jun 1986–May 1988
24-Month
64.26"
(1,632.20mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
2.00"
(50.80mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Jun 1985–May 1988
36-Month
98.91"
(2,512.31mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
5.51"
(139.95mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1982 1936
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1984–May 1988
48-Month
134.60"
(3,418.84mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
10.06"
(255.52mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1984 1937
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019
Jun 1983–May 1988
60-Month
166.61"
(4,231.89mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
10.92"
(277.36mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 18, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/