Top 20 Snowiest/Snowless Decembers in Southeast Lower Michigan
 
Rank Detroit Area* Flint Bishop** Saginaw Area***
Snowiest Snowless Snowiest Snowless Snowiest Snowless
Total Year Total Year Total Year Total Year Total Year Total Year
1 34.9 1974 0.0 1889 35.3 2000 0.1 1943 40.2 2000 0.0 1943
2 27.4 1929 0.4 1894 29.1 2008 1.1 1939 39.1 2008 1.0 1993
3 25.1 2000 0.9 1943 27.7 1929 1.4 1921 26.7 1929 1.0 1939
4 24.0 1951 1.2 1998 24.9 1951 2.2 1955 24.0 1951 1.5 1941
5 22.5 1895 1.3 1931 22.2 2005 2.2 1936 22.6 2007 2.4 1912
6 21.4 2008 1.4 1982 21.3 1974 2.4 1967 21.9 1972 2.7 1923
7 20.8 1886 1.4 1888 21.1 1975 2.5 1979 20.1 1989 2.8 2006
8 20.1 1910 1.6 1965 20.0 1983 2.6 1928 19.9 1947 2.8 1948
9 19.9 1983 1.6 1936 19.9 1970 3.2 1931 19.7 1968 2.8 1928
10 19.8 2005 1.9 1993 18.3 1973 3.4 1998 19.5 1978 2.9 1958
11 19.8 1975 2.0 1939 18.3 1972 3.5 1993 19.3 1954 3.0 1960
12 17.3 1981 2.0 1918 17.6 1976 3.6 1982 18.9 2013 3.4 1979
13 16.6 1977 2.0 1900 17.1 2007 3.7 1948 18.5 2005 3.4 1961
14 16.6 1893 2.3 1979 16.9 2013 4.0 1941 18.1 1980 3.4 1922
15 16.4 1973 2.4 2006 16.7 1991 4.3 2006 18.0 1937 3.6 1969
16 16.1 1884 2.6 1971 13.8 1980 4.4 2011 17.7 1996 3.6 1950
17 16.0 1898 2.6 1928 13.7 2004 4.4 1924 16.7 2004 4.3 1921
18 15.5 2013 3.4 1941 13.2 1985 4.5 1950 16.3 1962 4.5 1924
19 15.3 1987 3.4 1881 12.9 2002 4.6 1992 14.2 1995 4.8 1998
20 15.1 1914 3.6 1948 12.8 1962 4.7 1956 14.0 1988 4.8 1982
* Detroit Area snowfall records date back to January 1880.
** Flint Bishop snowfall records date back to January 1921.
*** Saginaw Area snowfall records date back to January 1912.