Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2016
1-Month
2.63"
(66.80mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
-0.46"
(-11.69mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 2008 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2004
Apr–May 2016
2-Month
5.43"
(137.92mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
-0.25"
(-6.35mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2012 1925
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Mar–May 2016
3-Month
9.08"
(230.63mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
1.36"
(34.54mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2011
Feb–May 2016
4-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2011
Jan–May 2016
5-Month
12.68"
(322.07mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
1.64"
(41.65mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
31st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Dec 2015–May 2016
6-Month
16.41"
(416.81mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2013
Ties: 1929
Nov 2015–May 2016
7-Month
19.47"
(494.54mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1987
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2004
Ties: 1897
Oct 2015–May 2016
8-Month
21.93"
(557.02mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
3.62"
(91.95mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
17th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Sep 2015–May 2016
9-Month
24.84"
(630.94mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
3.15"
(80.01mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2015 1925
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Aug 2015–May 2016
10-Month
28.15"
(715.01mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2013 2019
Ties: 1922
Jul 2015–May 2016
11-Month
30.64"
(778.26mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
2.76"
(70.11mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Jun 2015–May 2016
12-Month
34.70"
(881.38mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
3.56"
(90.42mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 2013 1976
Dec 2014–May 2016
18-Month
46.19"
(1,173.23mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
2.03"
(51.57mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 2003 1931
47th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2017
Jun 2014–May 2016
24-Month
68.55"
(1,741.17mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
6.29"
(159.77mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2015 1931
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2018
Jun 2013–May 2016
36-Month
103.06"
(2,617.72mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
9.66"
(245.36mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2012 1936
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019
Jun 2012–May 2016
48-Month
139.30"
(3,538.22mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
14.76"
(374.90mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 2015 1937
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Jun 2011–May 2016
60-Month
172.26"
(4,375.40mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
16.57"
(420.87mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2014 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 21, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/