Climate at a Glance

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 1988

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1988
1-Month
1.89"
(48.01mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
-0.12"
(-3.04mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1986 1913
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2008
Nov–Dec 1988
2-Month
6.95"
(176.53mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 1987 1917
4th Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1982
Oct–Dec 1988
3-Month
11.42"
(290.07mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1988
Sep–Dec 1988
4-Month
15.40"
(391.16mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
4.75"
(120.65mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1987 1956
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1988
Aug–Dec 1988
5-Month
19.95"
(506.73mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
6.18"
(156.97mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1985
Jul–Dec 1988
6-Month
22.91"
(581.91mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
6.10"
(154.94mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 1985 1985
Jun–Dec 1988
7-Month
23.89"
(606.81mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1986
May–Dec 1988
8-Month
24.99"
(634.75mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
1.82"
(46.23mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1984 1930
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 1985
Ties: 1984
Apr–Dec 1988
9-Month
27.47"
(697.74mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1979 1930
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2011
Mar–Dec 1988
10-Month
29.38"
(746.25mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
1.57"
(39.88mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Feb–Dec 1988
11-Month
30.65"
(778.51mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Jan–Dec 1988
12-Month
32.35"
(821.69mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Ties: 1905, 1949
Jul 1987–Dec 1988
18-Month
53.13"
(1,349.50mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
5.16"
(131.06mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1987 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jan 1987–Dec 1988
24-Month
62.79"
(1,594.87mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
0.54"
(13.72mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1977 1963
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Jan 1986–Dec 1988
36-Month
97.59"
(2,478.79mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
4.22"
(107.19mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1981 1964
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2018
Jan 1985–Dec 1988
48-Month
136.81"
(3,474.97mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
12.30"
(312.42mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1987 1936
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jan 1984–Dec 1988
60-Month
168.77"
(4,286.76mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
13.11"
(333.00mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1984 1934
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1987 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/