Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, March 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1987
1-Month
1.23"
(31.24mm)
2.04"
(51.82mm)
-0.81"
(-20.58mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1910
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976
Feb–Mar 1987
2-Month
1.65"
(41.91mm)
3.54"
(89.92mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
4th Driest Driest since: 1969 1958
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976
Jan–Mar 1987
3-Month
2.89"
(73.41mm)
5.36"
(136.14mm)
-2.47"
(-62.73mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976
Dec 1986–Mar 1987
4-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
7.35"
(186.69mm)
-3.24"
(-82.30mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1950
Nov 1986–Mar 1987
5-Month
5.29"
(134.37mm)
9.92"
(251.97mm)
-4.63"
(-117.60mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
125th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976
Oct 1986–Mar 1987
6-Month
8.37"
(212.60mm)
12.63"
(320.80mm)
-4.26"
(-108.20mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Sep 1986–Mar 1987
7-Month
17.09"
(434.09mm)
16.00"
(406.40mm)
1.09"
(27.69mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1981 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1988
Aug 1986–Mar 1987
8-Month
20.18"
(512.57mm)
19.14"
(486.16mm)
1.04"
(26.41mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Ties: 1901
Jul 1986–Mar 1987
9-Month
23.98"
(609.09mm)
22.19"
(563.63mm)
1.79"
(45.46mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Jun 1986–Mar 1987
10-Month
28.25"
(717.55mm)
25.46"
(646.68mm)
2.79"
(70.87mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
29th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
May 1986–Mar 1987
11-Month
30.51"
(774.95mm)
28.52"
(724.41mm)
1.99"
(50.54mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Apr 1986–Mar 1987
12-Month
32.59"
(827.79mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
1.47"
(37.34mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
51st Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Oct 1985–Mar 1987
18-Month
48.12"
(1,222.25mm)
43.76"
(1,111.50mm)
4.36"
(110.75mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1983 1964
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Apr 1985–Mar 1987
24-Month
69.00"
(1,752.60mm)
62.22"
(1,580.39mm)
6.78"
(172.21mm)
108th Driest Driest since: 1984 1964
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Apr 1984–Mar 1987
36-Month
104.39"
(2,651.51mm)
93.36"
(2,371.34mm)
11.03"
(280.17mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1985 1964
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Apr 1983–Mar 1987
48-Month
138.89"
(3,527.81mm)
124.51"
(3,162.55mm)
14.38"
(365.26mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020
Apr 1982–Mar 1987
60-Month
172.27"
(4,375.66mm)
155.66"
(3,953.76mm)
16.61"
(421.90mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1985 1935
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2020

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2021, retrieved on January 19, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/