Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, September 1978

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
September 1978
1-Month
5.10"
(129.54mm)
3.38"
(85.85mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
117th Driest Driest since: 1977 1979
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1970 1986
Ties: 1945
Aug–Sep 1978
2-Month
8.89"
(225.81mm)
6.50"
(165.10mm)
2.39"
(60.71mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1976 1969
10th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1986
Jul–Sep 1978
3-Month
11.70"
(297.18mm)
9.54"
(242.32mm)
2.16"
(54.86mm)
109th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1986
Jun–Sep 1978
4-Month
14.78"
(375.41mm)
12.82"
(325.63mm)
1.96"
(49.78mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1986
Ties: 1985, 2019
May–Sep 1978
5-Month
17.94"
(455.68mm)
15.90"
(403.86mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1986
Apr–Sep 1978
6-Month
19.96"
(506.98mm)
18.50"
(469.90mm)
1.46"
(37.08mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1977 1930
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1986
Mar–Sep 1978
7-Month
21.10"
(535.94mm)
20.54"
(521.72mm)
0.56"
(14.22mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1976 1895
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1986
Feb–Sep 1978
8-Month
21.72"
(551.69mm)
22.05"
(560.07mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1976 1895
76th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1986
Jan–Sep 1978
9-Month
24.23"
(615.44mm)
23.86"
(606.04mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1976 1895
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Dec 1977–Sep 1978
10-Month
27.11"
(688.59mm)
25.85"
(656.59mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2019
Nov 1977–Sep 1978
11-Month
30.14"
(765.56mm)
28.42"
(721.87mm)
1.72"
(43.69mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1977 1918
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1986
Oct 1977–Sep 1978
12-Month
32.41"
(823.21mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
1.28"
(32.51mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1975 1986
Apr 1977–Sep 1978
18-Month
51.98"
(1,320.29mm)
49.62"
(1,260.35mm)
2.36"
(59.94mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1986
Oct 1976–Sep 1978
24-Month
62.73"
(1,593.34mm)
62.27"
(1,581.66mm)
0.46"
(11.68mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1977 1931
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Oct 1975–Sep 1978
36-Month
93.20"
(2,367.28mm)
93.40"
(2,372.36mm)
-0.20"
(-5.08mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1966 1925
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Oct 1974–Sep 1978
48-Month
128.92"
(3,274.57mm)
124.57"
(3,164.08mm)
4.35"
(110.49mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1972 1964
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019
Oct 1973–Sep 1978
60-Month
163.23"
(4,146.04mm)
155.70"
(3,954.78mm)
7.53"
(191.26mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1973 1934
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 19, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/