Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, April 1979

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1979
1-Month
3.04"
(77.22mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
0.44"
(11.18mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1978 1946
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1974 2013
Mar–Apr 1979
2-Month
6.13"
(155.70mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
1.49"
(37.84mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1978 1915
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2011
Feb–Apr 1979
3-Month
7.21"
(183.13mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
1.07"
(27.17mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1978 1895
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1977 1976
Jan–Apr 1979
4-Month
9.64"
(244.86mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
1.69"
(42.93mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1978 1958
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2013
Dec 1978–Apr 1979
5-Month
11.98"
(304.29mm)
9.94"
(252.48mm)
2.04"
(51.81mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1978 1987
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1950
Nov 1978–Apr 1979
6-Month
14.13"
(358.90mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
1.61"
(40.89mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1987
34th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 1950
Ties: 1966
Oct 1978–Apr 1979
7-Month
16.37"
(415.80mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
1.14"
(28.96mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Sep 1978–Apr 1979
8-Month
21.47"
(545.34mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
2.87"
(72.90mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Ties: 1989
Aug 1978–Apr 1979
9-Month
25.26"
(641.60mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
3.52"
(89.40mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Jul 1978–Apr 1979
10-Month
28.07"
(712.98mm)
24.79"
(629.67mm)
3.28"
(83.31mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2017
Ties: 1943
Jun 1978–Apr 1979
11-Month
31.15"
(791.21mm)
28.06"
(712.72mm)
3.09"
(78.49mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
May 1978–Apr 1979
12-Month
34.31"
(871.47mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
3.19"
(81.02mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
Nov 1977–Apr 1979
18-Month
46.51"
(1,181.35mm)
43.64"
(1,108.46mm)
2.87"
(72.89mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
May 1977–Apr 1979
24-Month
65.61"
(1,666.49mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
3.36"
(85.34mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2020
May 1976–Apr 1979
36-Month
90.96"
(2,310.38mm)
93.39"
(2,372.11mm)
-2.43"
(-61.73mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1966 1932
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020
May 1975–Apr 1979
48-Month
129.44"
(3,287.78mm)
124.52"
(3,162.81mm)
4.92"
(124.97mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1978 1937
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1977 2020
May 1974–Apr 1979
60-Month
161.90"
(4,112.26mm)
155.67"
(3,954.02mm)
6.23"
(158.24mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1972 1935
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1978 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 21, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/