Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, May 2020

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 2020
1-Month
4.06"
(103.12mm)
3.08"
(78.23mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2017 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2004
Apr–May 2020
2-Month
7.06"
(179.32mm)
5.68"
(144.27mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 2016 1925
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
Mar–May 2020
3-Month
9.90"
(251.46mm)
7.72"
(196.09mm)
2.18"
(55.37mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
Feb–May 2020
4-Month
10.93"
(277.62mm)
9.23"
(234.44mm)
1.70"
(43.18mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2015 1958
27th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2011
Ties: 1974
Jan–May 2020
5-Month
13.77"
(349.76mm)
11.04"
(280.42mm)
2.73"
(69.34mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
14th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2013
Dec 2019–May 2020
6-Month
17.19"
(436.63mm)
13.03"
(330.96mm)
4.16"
(105.67mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 2018 1958
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2019 2013
Nov 2019–May 2020
7-Month
19.88"
(504.95mm)
15.60"
(396.24mm)
4.28"
(108.71mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1987
4th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2004
Oct 2019–May 2020
8-Month
25.42"
(645.67mm)
18.31"
(465.07mm)
7.11"
(180.60mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Sep 2019–May 2020
9-Month
30.61"
(777.49mm)
21.69"
(550.93mm)
8.92"
(226.56mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1925
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Aug 2019–May 2020
10-Month
33.07"
(839.98mm)
24.82"
(630.43mm)
8.25"
(209.55mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jul 2019–May 2020
11-Month
36.06"
(915.92mm)
27.88"
(708.15mm)
8.18"
(207.77mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1931
2nd Wettest Wettest since: 2017 2017
Jun 2019–May 2020
12-Month
40.19"
(1,020.83mm)
31.14"
(790.96mm)
9.05"
(229.87mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 2019 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Dec 2018–May 2020
18-Month
57.43"
(1,458.72mm)
44.16"
(1,121.66mm)
13.27"
(337.06mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2018–May 2020
24-Month
78.68"
(1,998.47mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
16.42"
(417.07mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 2019 1931
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2017–May 2020
36-Month
115.55"
(2,934.97mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
22.15"
(562.61mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 2019 1936
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2016–May 2020
48-Month
154.22"
(3,917.19mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
29.68"
(753.87mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 2019 1937
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020
Jun 2015–May 2020
60-Month
188.92"
(4,798.57mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
33.23"
(844.04mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2019 1934
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 12, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/