Top 20 Snowiest/Snowless Januaries 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 29.6 1978 0.4 1933 28.5 1976 0.0 1934 30.9 1967 0.1 1973
2 27.3 1999 0.9 1932 27.6 1967 0.2 1933 30.3 1978 0.4 1933
3 26.9 2005 0.9 1921 26.1 1979 0.5 1932 26.1 1979 0.9 1921
4 25.2 2009 1.1 1916 26.0 1959 0.8 1921 26.0 1997 1.0 1919
5 24.0 1987 1.4 1935 24.9 1999 1.2 1937 24.4 2004 1.5 1937
6 23.1 1893 1.4 1894 24.7 2004 1.3 1973 22.6 1914 1.8 1942
7 22.2 1910 1.5 1983 23.6 1978 2.0 1945 22.0 2011 1.8 1916
8 21.9 1929 1.5 1891 22.8 2008 3.1 1949 22.0 1905 2.0 1934
9 21.8 1914 1.6 1890 19.7 2005 3.1 1955 21.7 1918 2.3 1944
10 21.8 1881 1.7 1919 19.3 1982 3.1 1944 21.2 1947 2.5 1950
11 21.5 1895 1.9 1944 18.4 1995 3.4 1935 19.7 1943 2.8 1945
12 21.1 1939 2.4 1973 18.3 1930 3.8 1983 19.6 1976 2.8 1928
13 20.9 1985 2.6 1896 17.4 1943 4.1 1940 19.2 1962 2.9 1949
14 20.8 1997 2.8 1980 17.3 2011 4.9 1996 18.9 2008 3.1 1964
15 20.1 1904 2.9 1955 17.3 1997 5.1 2001 18.0 1982 3.4 1990
16 20.0 1982 3.3 1961 17.1 2009 5.2 1964 17.6 1985 3.4 1980
17 18.6 1918 3.4 2001 16.9 1987 5.2 1950 17.0 1908 3.5 1983
18 18.4 1943 3.4 1958 16.6 1991 5.3 1938 16.9 1959 3.6 1902
19 18.4 1992 3.6 1942 16.6 1929 5.5 1941 15.9 2005 4.0 1932
20 18.4 1884 3.7 1882 16.5 1931 5.5 1922 15.9 1987 4.1 1975
* 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.