Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, April 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1973
1-Month
2.53"
(64.26mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1946
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2013
Mar–Apr 1973
2-Month
5.22"
(132.59mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1972 1915
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2011
Feb–Apr 1973
3-Month
6.43"
(163.32mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
0.29"
(7.36mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1895
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 1976
Ties: 2004
Jan–Apr 1973
4-Month
7.84"
(199.14mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
-0.11"
(-2.79mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1972 1958
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2013
Ties: 1899
Dec 1972–Apr 1973
5-Month
11.60"
(294.64mm)
9.94"
(252.48mm)
1.66"
(42.16mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1987
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1950
Nov 1972–Apr 1973
6-Month
13.83"
(351.28mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1971 1987
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1950
Ties: 1919
Oct 1972–Apr 1973
7-Month
16.49"
(418.85mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
1.26"
(32.01mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1967 2020
Sep 1972–Apr 1973
8-Month
20.40"
(518.16mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
1.80"
(45.72mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
Aug 1972–Apr 1973
9-Month
25.72"
(653.29mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1966 2020
Jul 1972–Apr 1973
10-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
24.79"
(629.67mm)
4.45"
(113.03mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2017
Jun 1972–Apr 1973
11-Month
31.98"
(812.29mm)
28.06"
(712.72mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
May 1972–Apr 1973
12-Month
34.44"
(874.78mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
3.32"
(84.33mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1969 2020
Nov 1971–Apr 1973
18-Month
48.48"
(1,231.39mm)
43.64"
(1,108.46mm)
4.84"
(122.93mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2020
May 1971–Apr 1973
24-Month
64.08"
(1,627.63mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
1.83"
(46.48mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1972 1931
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2020
May 1970–Apr 1973
36-Month
98.37"
(2,498.60mm)
93.39"
(2,372.11mm)
4.98"
(126.49mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1972 1932
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1971 2020
May 1969–Apr 1973
48-Month
127.97"
(3,250.44mm)
124.52"
(3,162.81mm)
3.45"
(87.63mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2020
May 1968–Apr 1973
60-Month
163.33"
(4,148.58mm)
155.67"
(3,954.02mm)
7.66"
(194.56mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/