Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, January 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1973
1-Month
1.41"
(35.81mm)
1.81"
(45.97mm)
-0.40"
(-10.16mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1970 1961
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1897
Ties: 1915, 1964, 1989
Dec 1972–Jan 1973
2-Month
5.17"
(131.32mm)
3.80"
(96.52mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1961
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1950
Nov 1972–Jan 1973
3-Month
7.40"
(187.96mm)
6.37"
(161.80mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
94th Driest Driest since: 1971 1918
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1967
Ties: 1988
Oct 1972–Jan 1973
4-Month
10.06"
(255.52mm)
9.08"
(230.63mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1972 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Sep 1972–Jan 1973
5-Month
13.97"
(354.84mm)
12.46"
(316.48mm)
1.51"
(38.36mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Ties: 2013, 2014
Aug 1972–Jan 1973
6-Month
19.29"
(489.97mm)
15.59"
(395.99mm)
3.70"
(93.98mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Ties: 1966
Jul 1972–Jan 1973
7-Month
22.81"
(579.37mm)
18.65"
(473.71mm)
4.16"
(105.66mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Jun 1972–Jan 1973
8-Month
25.55"
(648.97mm)
21.92"
(556.77mm)
3.63"
(92.20mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
14th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
May 1972–Jan 1973
9-Month
28.01"
(711.45mm)
24.98"
(634.49mm)
3.03"
(76.96mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Apr 1972–Jan 1973
10-Month
30.45"
(773.43mm)
27.57"
(700.28mm)
2.88"
(73.15mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Mar 1972–Jan 1973
11-Month
33.11"
(840.99mm)
29.61"
(752.09mm)
3.50"
(88.90mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Feb 1972–Jan 1973
12-Month
34.32"
(871.73mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
3.19"
(81.03mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Aug 1971–Jan 1973
18-Month
49.64"
(1,260.86mm)
46.72"
(1,186.69mm)
2.92"
(74.17mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Feb 1971–Jan 1973
24-Month
63.71"
(1,618.23mm)
62.26"
(1,581.40mm)
1.45"
(36.83mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
Feb 1970–Jan 1973
36-Month
96.86"
(2,460.24mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
3.46"
(87.88mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1972 1965
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Feb 1969–Jan 1973
48-Month
126.47"
(3,212.34mm)
124.54"
(3,163.32mm)
1.93"
(49.02mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1967 1937
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Feb 1968–Jan 1973
60-Month
162.43"
(4,125.72mm)
155.69"
(3,954.53mm)
6.74"
(171.19mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published April 2021, retrieved on April 20, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/