Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 2015

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2015
1-Month
3.73"
(94.74mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2014 1913
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2008 2008
Nov–Dec 2015
2-Month
6.79"
(172.47mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
2.22"
(56.39mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2014 1917
6th Wettest Wettest since: 1988 1982
Oct–Dec 2015
3-Month
9.25"
(234.95mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
1.98"
(50.29mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1988
Ties: 1954
Sep–Dec 2015
4-Month
12.16"
(308.86mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
34th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1988
Aug–Dec 2015
5-Month
15.47"
(392.94mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 2013 1930
36th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1985
Jul–Dec 2015
6-Month
17.96"
(456.18mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
1.15"
(29.21mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1985
Jun–Dec 2015
7-Month
22.02"
(559.31mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2013 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1986
May–Dec 2015
8-Month
26.16"
(664.46mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2013 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1985
Apr–Dec 2015
9-Month
28.62"
(726.95mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
2.85"
(72.39mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2011
Mar–Dec 2015
10-Month
29.49"
(749.05mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
1.68"
(42.68mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Feb–Dec 2015
11-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1985
Jan–Dec 2015
12-Month
31.74"
(806.20mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
0.61"
(15.50mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Jul 2014–Dec 2015
18-Month
52.05"
(1,322.07mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
4.08"
(103.63mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Jan 2014–Dec 2015
24-Month
68.40"
(1,737.36mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
6.15"
(156.21mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 2012 1963
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2018
Jan 2013–Dec 2015
36-Month
106.63"
(2,708.40mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
13.26"
(336.80mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2014 1964
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2018
Jan 2012–Dec 2015
48-Month
137.63"
(3,495.80mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
13.12"
(333.25mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2013 1936
8th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Jan 2011–Dec 2015
60-Month
174.45"
(4,431.03mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
18.79"
(477.27mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
4th 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 20, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/