Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
1.99"
(50.55mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1947 1910
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1976
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-0.14"
(-3.56mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1952 1958
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1976
Ties: 1920, 1930
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
4.12"
(104.65mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
-1.24"
(-31.49mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1941 1958
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1976
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
5.64"
(143.26mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
-1.71"
(-43.43mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1931 1987
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1950
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
8.45"
(214.63mm)
9.92"
(251.97mm)
-1.47"
(-37.34mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1987
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1976
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
12.19"
(309.63mm)
12.63"
(320.80mm)
-0.44"
(-11.17mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
13.60"
(345.44mm)
16.00"
(406.40mm)
-2.40"
(-60.96mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1953 1957
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Ties: 1936
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
17.22"
(437.39mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1931
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
19.92"
(505.97mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
-2.27"
(-57.66mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1949 1931
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
22.32"
(566.93mm)
25.46"
(646.68mm)
-3.14"
(-79.75mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1934 1931
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
25.12"
(638.05mm)
28.52"
(724.41mm)
-3.40"
(-86.36mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1937 1931
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
27.38"
(695.45mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
-3.74"
(-95.00mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1947 1931
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
41.51"
(1,054.35mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1964
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
61.22"
(1,554.99mm)
62.22"
(1,580.39mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1954 1964
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
91.61"
(2,326.89mm)
93.36"
(2,371.34mm)
-1.75"
(-44.45mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1949 1964
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
122.01"
(3,099.05mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
-2.50"
(-63.50mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1947 1937
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
158.29"
(4,020.57mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
2.63"
(66.81mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1951 1935
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2021, retrieved on March 2, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/