Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, August 1981

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1981
1-Month
3.47"
(88.14mm)
3.12"
(79.25mm)
0.35"
(8.89mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1976 1927
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Jul–Aug 1981
2-Month
5.78"
(146.81mm)
6.16"
(156.46mm)
-0.38"
(-9.65mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1976 1930
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Ties: 1945
Jun–Aug 1981
3-Month
10.02"
(254.51mm)
9.44"
(239.78mm)
0.58"
(14.73mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1978 1930, 1933
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1994
Ties: 1973
May–Aug 1981
4-Month
12.80"
(325.12mm)
12.53"
(318.26mm)
0.27"
(6.86mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 1975
Apr–Aug 1981
5-Month
17.02"
(432.31mm)
15.13"
(384.30mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1975 2013
Mar–Aug 1981
6-Month
17.88"
(454.15mm)
17.17"
(436.12mm)
0.71"
(18.03mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1978 1895
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2011
Feb–Aug 1981
7-Month
20.10"
(510.54mm)
18.67"
(474.22mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1980 1895
41st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Jan–Aug 1981
8-Month
20.93"
(531.62mm)
20.48"
(520.19mm)
0.45"
(11.43mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2013
Ties: 1969, 1977
Dec 1980–Aug 1981
9-Month
23.35"
(593.09mm)
22.47"
(570.74mm)
0.88"
(22.35mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1980 1934
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2013
Nov 1980–Aug 1981
10-Month
24.63"
(625.60mm)
25.04"
(636.02mm)
-0.41"
(-10.42mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1977 1934
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2004
Oct 1980–Aug 1981
11-Month
26.86"
(682.24mm)
27.75"
(704.85mm)
-0.89"
(-22.61mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1977 1925
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2013
Ties: 1937
Sep 1980–Aug 1981
12-Month
31.64"
(803.66mm)
31.13"
(790.70mm)
0.51"
(12.96mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1980 1925
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Mar 1980–Aug 1981
18-Month
49.88"
(1,266.95mm)
48.28"
(1,226.31mm)
1.60"
(40.64mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1979 2017
Sep 1979–Aug 1981
24-Month
62.19"
(1,579.63mm)
62.27"
(1,581.66mm)
-0.08"
(-2.03mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1978 1931
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2017
Sep 1978–Aug 1981
36-Month
96.77"
(2,457.96mm)
93.41"
(2,372.61mm)
3.36"
(85.35mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1979 1925
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019
Sep 1977–Aug 1981
48-Month
128.88"
(3,273.55mm)
124.55"
(3,163.57mm)
4.33"
(109.98mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1980 1936
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1976 2019
Sep 1976–Aug 1981
60-Month
156.23"
(3,968.24mm)
155.70"
(3,954.78mm)
0.53"
(13.46mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1968 1934
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1980 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 27, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/