Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 2018

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2018
1-Month
1.83"
(46.48mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
-0.18"
(-4.57mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 2014 1913
77th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2008
Nov–Dec 2018
2-Month
4.36"
(110.74mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 2016 1917
69th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 1982
Oct–Dec 2018
3-Month
9.50"
(241.30mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
2.23"
(56.64mm)
112th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
15th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Sep–Dec 2018
4-Month
13.04"
(331.22mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1956
25th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Aug–Dec 2018
5-Month
17.51"
(444.75mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
3.74"
(94.99mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
10th Wettest Wettest since: 2001 1985
Ties: 2001
Jul–Dec 2018
6-Month
20.13"
(511.30mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
16th Wettest Wettest since: 2016 1985
Jun–Dec 2018
7-Month
23.08"
(586.23mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
2.99"
(75.94mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
21st Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
May–Dec 2018
8-Month
27.34"
(694.44mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
4.17"
(105.92mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2017 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2014 2019
Ties: 1945
Apr–Dec 2018
9-Month
30.34"
(770.64mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Mar–Dec 2018
10-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
3.66"
(92.97mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 2015 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Ties: 1968
Feb–Dec 2018
11-Month
34.43"
(874.52mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
5.11"
(129.79mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jan–Dec 2018
12-Month
36.17"
(918.72mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
5.04"
(128.02mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
12th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jul 2017–Dec 2018
18-Month
55.23"
(1,402.84mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
7.26"
(184.40mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 2016 1930
9th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jan 2017–Dec 2018
24-Month
75.44"
(1,916.18mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
13.19"
(335.03mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2017 1963
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 2016–Dec 2018
36-Month
111.30"
(2,827.02mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
17.93"
(455.42mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2017 1964
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
Jan 2015–Dec 2018
48-Month
143.04"
(3,633.22mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
18.53"
(470.67mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2016 1936
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2019
Jan 2014–Dec 2018
60-Month
179.70"
(4,564.38mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
24.04"
(610.62mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 2016 1934
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2021, retrieved on May 16, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/