Top 20 Wettest/Driest Septembers 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 7.52 1986 0.39 1877 10.86 1986 0.29 2002 16.16 1986 0.41 2002
2 6.71 2000 0.56 1908 8.68 1950 0.32 1979 8.15 1945 0.73 2004
3 6.50 1902 0.56 1889 8.64 2008 0.33 1969 7.49 1981 0.80 1948
4 6.28 2011 0.58 1956 8.29 1985 0.54 1955 6.02 1985 0.83 1969
5 6.24 1879 0.62 1995 7.65 1981 0.61 2013 5.80 1997 0.83 1956
6 6.06 1990 0.65 2004 6.61 1947 0.63 1991 5.74 1983 0.84 1917
7 5.99 2008 0.67 1874 6.24 2000 0.66 1956 5.66 1987 0.91 1991
8 5.90 1936 0.68 1969 5.95 1933 0.76 2004 5.64 1977 1.03 2013
9 5.67 1926 0.75 1909 5.57 1987 0.94 1957 5.61 1970 1.09 2009
10 5.55 1992 0.78 1960 5.47 2005 1.05 1995 5.53 1996 1.09 1920
11 5.55 1961 0.81 1941 5.14 1945 1.18 2009 5.50 1978 1.24 1955
12 5.47 1981 0.90 1991 4.99 1932 1.19 1953 5.33 1950 1.33 1989
13 4.71 2014 0.94 1979 4.88 1934 1.28 1998 5.12 2005 1.37 1940
14 4.69 1959 1.02 1897 4.79 1925 1.40 1941 4.91 1957 1.42 1938
15 4.64 1921 1.15 1895 4.75 1980 1.46 2007 4.87 1988 1.50 1972
16 4.54 1925 1.18 1913 4.70 1936 1.49 1938 4.84 1965 1.51 1916
17 4.47 1915 1.20 2013 4.66 1993 1.59 1946 4.80 1942 1.51 1914
18 4.42 1996 1.26 1888 4.59 1977 1.61 1928 4.77 1922 1.55 1976
19 4.41 1887 1.28 1963 4.57 1978 1.62 1966 4.59 1927 1.62 1982
20 4.40 1945 1.33 1944 4.54 1972 1.64 1948 4.55 2008 1.62 1930
* 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.