Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, October 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1956
1-Month
0.61"
(15.49mm)
2.70"
(68.58mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1924 1924
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Sep–Oct 1956
2-Month
2.15"
(54.61mm)
6.07"
(154.18mm)
-3.92"
(-99.57mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Aug–Oct 1956
3-Month
6.15"
(156.21mm)
9.20"
(233.68mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1952 1948
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Jul–Oct 1956
4-Month
9.99"
(253.75mm)
12.24"
(310.90mm)
-2.25"
(-57.15mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1948 1930
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
Jun–Oct 1956
5-Month
13.02"
(330.71mm)
15.51"
(393.95mm)
-2.49"
(-63.24mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1948 1908
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1986
May–Oct 1956
6-Month
17.26"
(438.40mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1955 1895
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1986
Ties: 1935
Apr–Oct 1956
7-Month
20.51"
(520.95mm)
21.20"
(538.48mm)
-0.69"
(-17.53mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 1895
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Mar–Oct 1956
8-Month
22.50"
(571.50mm)
23.24"
(590.30mm)
-0.74"
(-18.80mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1955 1895
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Ties: 1953
Feb–Oct 1956
9-Month
23.91"
(607.31mm)
24.74"
(628.40mm)
-0.83"
(-21.09mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1895
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Jan–Oct 1956
10-Month
24.63"
(625.60mm)
26.55"
(674.37mm)
-1.92"
(-48.77mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1895
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Dec 1955–Oct 1956
11-Month
26.15"
(664.21mm)
28.54"
(724.92mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1955 1963
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
Nov 1955–Oct 1956
12-Month
28.96"
(735.58mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
-2.16"
(-54.87mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1963
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2019
May 1955–Oct 1956
18-Month
45.63"
(1,159.00mm)
49.72"
(1,262.89mm)
-4.09"
(-103.89mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1948 1931
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1954–Oct 1956
24-Month
56.18"
(1,426.97mm)
62.24"
(1,580.90mm)
-6.06"
(-153.93mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1935 1931
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Nov 1953–Oct 1956
36-Month
91.75"
(2,330.45mm)
93.36"
(2,371.34mm)
-1.61"
(-40.89mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1948 1964
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1952–Oct 1956
48-Month
123.18"
(3,128.77mm)
124.52"
(3,162.81mm)
-1.34"
(-34.04mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1949 1964
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019
Nov 1951–Oct 1956
60-Month
153.45"
(3,897.63mm)
155.68"
(3,954.27mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1934
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2020, retrieved on August 3, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/