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 39.3 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 25.9 1989 1.5 1941
5 22.5 1895 1.3 1931 22.2 2005 2.2 1936 24.0 1951 2.2 1987
6 21.4 2008 1.4 1982 21.3 1974 2.4 1967 22.6 2007 2.4 1912
7 20.8 1886 1.4 1888 21.1 1975 2.5 1979 21.9 1972 2.7 1923
8 20.1 1910 1.6 1965 20.0 1983 2.6 1928 21.5 1908 2.8 1948
9 19.9 1983 1.6 1936 19.9 1970 3.2 1931 20.0 1909 2.8 2006
10 19.8 2005 1.9 1993 18.3 1973 3.4 1998 19.9 1947 2.8 1928
11 19.8 1975 2.0 1939 18.3 1972 3.5 1993 19.7 1968 2.9 1958
12 17.3 1981 2.0 1918 17.6 1976 3.6 1982 19.5 1978 3.0 1960
13 16.6 1977 2.0 1900 17.1 2007 3.7 1948 19.3 1954 3.4 1961
14 16.6 1893 2.3 1979 16.7 1991 4.0 1941 18.5 2005 3.4 1979
15 16.4 1973 2.4 2006 13.8 1980 4.3 2006 18.1 1980 3.4 1922
16 16.1 1884 2.6 1971 13.7 2004 4.4 2011 18.0 1937 3.6 1969
17 16.0 1898 2.6 1928 13.2 1985 4.4 1924 17.9 1996 3.6 1950
18 15.3 1987 3.4 1941 12.9 2002 4.5 1950 17.4 1910 3.9 1935
19 15.1 1914 3.4 1881 12.8 1962 4.6 1992 16.7 2004 4.3 1921
20 14.9 1966 3.6 1948 12.5 2009 4.7 1956 16.3 1962 4.5 1927
* 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 1900.