Top 20 Wettest/Driest Januaries in Southeast Lower Michigan
 
Rank Detroit Area* Flint Bishop** Saginaw Area***
Wettest Driest Wettest Driest Wettest Driest
Total Year Total Year Total Year Total Year Total Year Total Year
1 5.02 1932 0.23 1961 4.02 2006 0.07 1945 4.04 1998 0.24 1945
2 4.96 1874 0.28 1921 3.90 2013 0.26 2003 3.74 1993 0.29 1919
3 4.38 1950 0.42 2003 3.56 1947 0.32 1961 3.55 1932 0.38 1921
4 4.31 1916 0.45 1945 3.21 1950 0.41 1940 3.50 1950 0.40 1934
5 4.27 1929 0.57 1981 3.17 1951 0.45 1921 3.43 2005 0.46 1961
6 3.95 1913 0.57 1902 3.07 1932 0.46 1971 3.26 2013 0.46 1933
7 3.92 1993 0.64 1963 3.05 1998 0.48 1958 3.19 1967 0.50 2003
8 3.87 1907 0.68 1966 2.93 2005 0.51 1966 3.11 1914 0.50 1942
9 3.85 1930 0.69 2001 2.89 1999 0.56 1984 3.09 1999 0.54 1981
10 3.74 1965 0.69 1980 2.89 1975 0.57 1977 3.06 1978 0.59 1980
11 3.64 1937 0.76 2010 2.80 1993 0.59 1981 3.00 2006 0.62 1984
12 3.45 2013 0.78 1984 2.61 1974 0.63 1963 2.97 1962 0.68 1977
13 3.43 1982 0.80 1958 2.60 1965 0.63 1934 2.92 1974 0.74 1920
14 3.40 2005 0.84 1983 2.60 1949 0.70 1986 2.91 1969 0.75 1926
15 3.36 2002 0.87 1938 2.52 1959 0.78 1970 2.79 1965 0.77 2009
16 3.34 1904 0.91 1919 2.49 2008 0.82 1922 2.72 1982 0.78 1912
17 3.32 1898 0.92 1891 2.41 1967 0.83 2010 2.71 1959 0.79 1986
18 3.26 1974 0.94 1894 2.27 1930 0.91 1925 2.67 1951 0.81 1964
19 3.26 1914 0.97 1875 2.24 1960 0.93 1936 2.64 1975 0.86 1956
20 3.24 2006 0.98 1977 2.09 1943 0.96 2009 2.63 1997 0.88 1971
* Detroit Area precipitation records date back to November 1874.
** Flint Bishop precipitation records date back to January 1921.
*** Saginaw Area precipitation records date back to January 1912.