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 8.83 1907 2.08 1976
4 9.55 1974 3.30 1969 8.27 1931 1.94 2002 8.51 1908 2.14 2002
5 9.49 1931 3.41 1976 8.09 1937 2.19 1976 8.49 1937 2.22 1963
6 9.36 1984 3.45 1943 7.96 2000 2.20 1933 8.47 1959 2.42 1944
7 9.33 2004 3.50 1933 7.83 1975 2.40 1944 8.39 1964 2.45 1922
8 9.22 2007 3.67 1919 7.54 1973 2.41 1960 8.26 1902 2.52 1933
9 9.14 1973 3.68 1944 7.51 2004 2.43 1939 8.11 1965 2.66 1969
10 8.97 1967 3.72 1939 7.51 1929 2.78 1963 7.87 2004 2.81 1960
11 8.78 1938 4.02 1988 7.48 1948 2.93 1983 7.81 1972 2.84 1939
12 8.47 2005 4.05 1979 7.27 2007 2.93 1957 7.61 1997 2.96 1943
13 8.42 1964 4.15 1963 7.25 1974 3.10 1988 7.57 2008 3.15 1983
14 8.32 1951 4.18 1930 7.19 2005 3.22 1943 7.53 1973 3.17 1993
15 8.25 1906 4.35 1999 6.81 1946 3.29 1986 7.39 1984 3.18 1994
16 8.21 1959 4.46 1995 6.79 1951 3.35 1993 7.24 2007 3.22 1979
17 8.15 1966 4.49 1905 6.67 1971 3.40 1922 7.18 1950 3.25 1988
18 8.15 1908 4.66 1952 6.58 1972 3.47 1981 7.16 1989 3.26 1986
19 8.06 1989 4.66 1920 6.49 1923 3.61 2009 7.09 1971 3.29 1930
20 8.04 1996 4.75 2003 6.45 1967 3.67 1926 7.07 1938 3.41 1912
* 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 1900.