Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, April 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1978
1-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1971 1946
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2013
Mar–Apr 1978
2-Month
3.16"
(80.26mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.48"
(-37.60mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1962 1915
115th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Feb–Apr 1978
3-Month
3.78"
(96.01mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-2.36"
(-59.95mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1958 1895
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976
Jan–Apr 1978
4-Month
6.29"
(159.77mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
-1.66"
(-42.16mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1963 1958
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2013
Dec 1977–Apr 1978
5-Month
9.17"
(232.92mm)
9.94"
(252.48mm)
-0.77"
(-19.56mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1970 1987
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1950
Nov 1977–Apr 1978
6-Month
12.20"
(309.88mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1977 1987
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1950
Oct 1977–Apr 1978
7-Month
14.47"
(367.54mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1910
Sep 1977–Apr 1978
8-Month
19.27"
(489.46mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Aug 1977–Apr 1978
9-Month
23.82"
(605.03mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Jul 1977–Apr 1978
10-Month
27.17"
(690.12mm)
24.79"
(629.67mm)
2.38"
(60.45mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1913
Jun 1977–Apr 1978
11-Month
30.13"
(765.30mm)
28.06"
(712.72mm)
2.07"
(52.58mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
May 1977–Apr 1978
12-Month
31.30"
(795.02mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
0.18"
(4.57mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Nov 1976–Apr 1978
18-Month
42.79"
(1,086.87mm)
43.64"
(1,108.46mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
May 1976–Apr 1978
24-Month
56.65"
(1,438.91mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
-5.60"
(-142.24mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1964 1931
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2020
May 1975–Apr 1978
36-Month
95.13"
(2,416.30mm)
93.39"
(2,372.11mm)
1.74"
(44.19mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1972 1932
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2020
May 1974–Apr 1978
48-Month
127.59"
(3,240.79mm)
124.52"
(3,162.81mm)
3.07"
(77.98mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1970 1937
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2020
May 1973–Apr 1978
60-Month
162.61"
(4,130.29mm)
155.67"
(3,954.02mm)
6.94"
(176.27mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2020, retrieved on September 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/