Top 20 Wettest/Driest Winters 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 12.74 1949 2.24 2002 10.48 1949 1.51 1962 11.95 1996 1.86 1941
2 12.41 1907 2.36 1962 8.83 1984 1.77 1921 11.24 1949 1.95 1919
3 10.31 1929 2.87 1960 8.67 1953 1.78 1969 8.49 1937 2.08 1976
4 9.55 1974 3.30 1969 8.27 1931 1.94 2002 8.48 1959 2.19 2002
5 9.49 1931 3.41 1976 8.09 1937 2.19 1976 8.41 1964 2.22 1963
6 9.36 1984 3.45 1943 8.04 2012 2.20 1933 8.11 1965 2.42 1944
7 9.33 2004 3.50 1933 7.96 2000 2.40 1944 7.87 2004 2.45 1922
8 9.22 2007 3.67 1919 7.83 1975 2.42 1960 7.81 1972 2.52 1933
9 9.14 1973 3.68 1944 7.55 1973 2.43 1939 7.61 1997 2.66 1969
10 8.97 1967 3.72 1939 7.51 2004 2.78 1963 7.57 2008 2.66 1912
11 8.92 2012 4.02 1988 7.51 1929 2.93 1983 7.53 1973 2.81 1960
12 8.82 1996 4.05 1979 7.46 1948 2.93 1957 7.39 1984 2.84 1939
13 8.78 1938 4.15 1963 7.27 2007 3.10 1988 7.24 2007 2.96 1943
14 8.47 2005 4.18 1930 7.25 1974 3.22 1943 7.19 1950 3.15 1983
15 8.42 1964 4.35 1999 7.19 2005 3.29 1986 7.14 2012 3.17 1993
16 8.32 1951 4.46 1995 6.81 1946 3.35 1993 7.09 1971 3.18 1994
17 8.25 1906 4.49 1905 6.80 1951 3.40 1922 7.07 1938 3.22 1979
18 8.21 1959 4.66 1952 6.68 1971 3.47 1981 7.02 1967 3.25 1988
19 8.16 2013 4.66 1920 6.59 1972 3.61 2009 6.99 1927 3.26 1986
20 8.15 1908 4.71 2003 6.49 1923 3.67 1926 6.98 1929 3.29 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.