Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, March 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1973
1-Month
2.69"
(68.33mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
0.65"
(16.51mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1972 1910
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1966 1976
Ties: 1901
Feb–Mar 1973
2-Month
3.90"
(99.06mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
0.36"
(9.14mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 1976
Ties: 2012
Jan–Mar 1973
3-Month
5.31"
(134.87mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
-0.05"
(-1.27mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1958
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1976
Ties: 1962, 1967
Dec 1972–Mar 1973
4-Month
9.07"
(230.38mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1971 1987
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1950
Ties: 1998
Nov 1972–Mar 1973
5-Month
11.30"
(287.02mm)
9.92"
(251.97mm)
1.38"
(35.05mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1970 1987
32nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1976
Oct 1972–Mar 1973
6-Month
13.96"
(354.58mm)
12.63"
(320.80mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Sep 1972–Mar 1973
7-Month
17.87"
(453.90mm)
16.00"
(406.40mm)
1.87"
(47.50mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1972 1957
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Aug 1972–Mar 1973
8-Month
23.19"
(589.03mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
4.05"
(102.87mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Jul 1972–Mar 1973
9-Month
26.71"
(678.43mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
4.52"
(114.80mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
Jun 1972–Mar 1973
10-Month
29.45"
(748.03mm)
25.46"
(646.68mm)
3.99"
(101.35mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2020
May 1972–Mar 1973
11-Month
31.91"
(810.51mm)
28.52"
(724.41mm)
3.39"
(86.10mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Apr 1972–Mar 1973
12-Month
34.35"
(872.49mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
3.23"
(82.04mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Oct 1971–Mar 1973
18-Month
48.06"
(1,220.72mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
4.30"
(109.22mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Apr 1971–Mar 1973
24-Month
62.81"
(1,595.37mm)
62.22"
(1,580.39mm)
0.59"
(14.98mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1968 1964
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Apr 1970–Mar 1973
36-Month
98.18"
(2,493.77mm)
93.36"
(2,371.34mm)
4.82"
(122.43mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Apr 1969–Mar 1973
48-Month
128.78"
(3,271.01mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
4.27"
(108.46mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
Apr 1968–Mar 1973
60-Month
163.36"
(4,149.34mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
7.70"
(195.58mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published July 2021, retrieved on August 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/