Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, December 1973

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1973
1-Month
2.65"
(67.31mm)
2.01"
(51.05mm)
0.64"
(16.26mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1970 1913
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2008
Ties: 1951
Nov–Dec 1973
2-Month
5.35"
(135.89mm)
4.57"
(116.08mm)
0.78"
(19.81mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1970 1917
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1982
Oct–Dec 1973
3-Month
8.02"
(203.71mm)
7.27"
(184.66mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1964 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Sep–Dec 1973
4-Month
10.58"
(268.73mm)
10.65"
(270.51mm)
-0.07"
(-1.78mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1969 1956
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Aug–Dec 1973
5-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
13.77"
(349.76mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1985
Jul–Dec 1973
6-Month
16.85"
(427.99mm)
16.81"
(426.97mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1969 1930
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 1985
Jun–Dec 1973
7-Month
20.60"
(523.24mm)
20.09"
(510.29mm)
0.51"
(12.95mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
May–Dec 1973
8-Month
25.34"
(643.64mm)
23.17"
(588.52mm)
2.17"
(55.12mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Ties: 1992
Apr–Dec 1973
9-Month
27.87"
(707.90mm)
25.77"
(654.56mm)
2.10"
(53.34mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Mar–Dec 1973
10-Month
30.56"
(776.22mm)
27.81"
(706.37mm)
2.75"
(69.85mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Feb–Dec 1973
11-Month
31.77"
(806.96mm)
29.32"
(744.73mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
30th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jan–Dec 1973
12-Month
33.18"
(842.77mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1971 1930
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019
Jul 1972–Dec 1973
18-Month
54.58"
(1,386.33mm)
47.97"
(1,218.44mm)
6.61"
(167.89mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1972 1930
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1942 2019
Jan 1972–Dec 1973
24-Month
67.55"
(1,715.77mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
5.30"
(134.62mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1972 1963
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1968 2019
Jan 1971–Dec 1973
36-Month
97.35"
(2,472.69mm)
93.37"
(2,371.60mm)
3.98"
(101.09mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jan 1970–Dec 1973
48-Month
130.03"
(3,302.76mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
5.52"
(140.21mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1972 1936
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 2019
Jan 1969–Dec 1973
60-Month
160.86"
(4,085.84mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
5.20"
(132.08mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1967 1934
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1972 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published May 2020, retrieved on May 30, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/