Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 2016

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2018)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2016
1-Month
2.30"
(58.42mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
0.29"
(7.37mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 2014 1913
41st Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2008
Nov–Dec 2016
2-Month
4.34"
(110.24mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-0.23"
(-5.84mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 2012 1917
70th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1982
Ties: 1912
Oct–Dec 2016
3-Month
7.80"
(198.12mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 2010 1930
59th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1988
Sep–Dec 2016
4-Month
11.76"
(298.70mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
1.11"
(28.19mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2013 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1988
Ties: 2013
Aug–Dec 2016
5-Month
16.80"
(426.72mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1985
Jul–Dec 2016
6-Month
20.72"
(526.29mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
3.91"
(99.32mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1992 1985
Jun–Dec 2016
7-Month
23.18"
(588.77mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
3.09"
(78.48mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
18th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1986
May–Dec 2016
8-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
2.64"
(67.05mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 2013 1930
29th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 1985
Apr–Dec 2016
9-Month
28.61"
(726.69mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
2.84"
(72.13mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 2012 1930
26th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2011
Mar–Dec 2016
10-Month
32.26"
(819.40mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Feb–Dec 2016
11-Month
34.13"
(866.90mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
4.81"
(122.17mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 1985
Jan–Dec 2016
12-Month
35.86"
(910.84mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Jul 2015–Dec 2016
18-Month
53.82"
(1,367.03mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Ties: 2011
Jan 2015–Dec 2016
24-Month
67.60"
(1,717.04mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
5.35"
(135.89mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2010 1963
19th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jan 2014–Dec 2016
36-Month
104.26"
(2,648.20mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
10.89"
(276.60mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2012 1964
11th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2018
Jan 2013–Dec 2016
48-Month
142.49"
(3,619.25mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
17.98"
(456.70mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2015 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2017
Jan 2012–Dec 2016
60-Month
173.49"
(4,406.65mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
17.83"
(452.89mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2013 1934
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2015 2017

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/