Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, April 1953

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1953
1-Month
3.05"
(77.47mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1952 1946
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Ties: 1983
Mar–Apr 1953
2-Month
5.18"
(131.57mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.54"
(13.71mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1952 1915
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2011
Ties: 1904
Feb–Apr 1953
3-Month
7.32"
(185.93mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
1.18"
(29.97mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1952 1895
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1976
Ties: 1939
Jan–Apr 1953
4-Month
9.12"
(231.65mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
1.17"
(29.72mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1952 1958
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2013
Dec 1952–Apr 1953
5-Month
11.00"
(279.40mm)
9.94"
(252.48mm)
1.06"
(26.92mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1952 1987
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1950
Nov 1952–Apr 1953
6-Month
14.11"
(358.39mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
1.59"
(40.38mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1952 1987
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1950
Oct 1952–Apr 1953
7-Month
14.80"
(375.92mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
-0.43"
(-10.92mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2013
Sep 1952–Apr 1953
8-Month
16.51"
(419.35mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1944 1931
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1985
Aug 1952–Apr 1953
9-Month
19.93"
(506.22mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
-1.81"
(-45.98mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Ties: 1990
Jul 1952–Apr 1953
10-Month
25.45"
(646.43mm)
24.79"
(629.67mm)
0.66"
(16.76mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
Jun 1952–Apr 1953
11-Month
28.11"
(713.99mm)
28.06"
(712.72mm)
0.05"
(1.27mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1976, 2017
May 1952–Apr 1953
12-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
-0.01"
(-0.26mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1976
Nov 1951–Apr 1953
18-Month
44.38"
(1,127.25mm)
43.64"
(1,108.46mm)
0.74"
(18.79mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
May 1951–Apr 1953
24-Month
66.29"
(1,683.77mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
4.04"
(102.62mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1950 1931
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2017
May 1950–Apr 1953
36-Month
98.75"
(2,508.25mm)
93.39"
(2,372.11mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1932
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019
Ties: 2006
May 1949–Apr 1953
48-Month
135.40"
(3,439.16mm)
124.52"
(3,162.81mm)
10.88"
(276.35mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1952 1937
16th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019
May 1948–Apr 1953
60-Month
162.34"
(4,123.44mm)
155.67"
(3,954.02mm)
6.67"
(169.42mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1935
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 12, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/