Top 20 Wettest/Driest Summers 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 16.96 1896 3.58 1911 18.39 1937 3.76 1930 16.28 1928 3.54 1927
2 16.84 1980 4.06 1910 17.64 1975 4.36 1933 15.67 2012 3.80 1929
3 16.13 2013 4.10 1930 15.55 1956 4.56 1929 15.43 1975 4.16 1930
4 16.11 1987 4.85 1894 15.11 1992 4.73 1934 15.06 1995 4.17 1933
5 15.63 1880 4.87 1934 14.68 2009 4.82 1931 14.44 1914 4.42 1934
6 15.33 1915 4.92 1931 14.45 1945 5.00 1998 13.96 1994 4.45 1918
7 15.18 1903 4.99 1984 14.40 2000 5.01 1978 13.30 1996 4.62 1998
8 15.12 1902 5.01 1889 13.54 1986 5.74 1938 13.26 1913 4.69 1941
9 15.04 1878 5.33 1918 13.50 1957 5.85 1936 12.42 1915 4.75 1916
10 14.93 2000 5.39 1899 13.48 1968 5.93 2010 12.33 1987 5.19 1946
11 14.64 1909 5.44 1996 13.11 1989 6.01 1954 11.73 1940 5.66 1936
12 14.43 1966 5.64 1924 12.93 1950 6.03 1939 11.69 2007 5.71 1978
13 14.01 1925 5.72 1929 12.77 1949 6.12 1927 11.68 1950 5.74 1970
14 13.68 1937 5.74 1971 12.75 1994 6.26 1966 11.64 2008 5.77 2003
15 13.66 1877 5.75 1936 12.10 1961 6.29 1963 11.54 1945 5.89 1988
16 13.34 1920 5.82 1895 12.08 1921 6.30 1946 11.16 1981 6.03 1984
17 13.02 1875 5.90 1933 11.95 1959 6.40 1974 10.98 1926 6.04 1983
18 12.91 1892 5.92 1974 11.61 1932 6.47 2001 10.94 1964 6.06 1960
19 12.73 1906 6.38 1952 11.53 1972 6.52 1996 10.85 1943 6.24 2001
20 12.60 1998 6.39 1978 11.44 1947 6.62 1944 10.63 1991 6.32 1931
* 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.