Climate at a Glance

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Michigan

Precipitation Rankings, April 1987

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1987
1-Month
1.75"
(44.45mm)
2.60"
(66.04mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1971 1946
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Mar–Apr 1987
2-Month
2.98"
(75.69mm)
4.64"
(117.86mm)
-1.66"
(-42.17mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1962 1915
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2011
Feb–Apr 1987
3-Month
3.40"
(86.36mm)
6.14"
(155.96mm)
-2.74"
(-69.60mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1958 1895
123rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976
Jan–Apr 1987
4-Month
4.64"
(117.86mm)
7.95"
(201.93mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
2nd Driest Driest since: 1958 1958
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Dec 1986–Apr 1987
5-Month
5.86"
(148.84mm)
9.94"
(252.48mm)
-4.08"
(-103.64mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1950
Nov 1986–Apr 1987
6-Month
7.04"
(178.82mm)
12.52"
(318.01mm)
-5.48"
(-139.19mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1987
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1950
Oct 1986–Apr 1987
7-Month
10.12"
(257.05mm)
15.23"
(386.84mm)
-5.11"
(-129.79mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1931
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2013
Sep 1986–Apr 1987
8-Month
18.84"
(478.54mm)
18.60"
(472.44mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1981 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1985
Ties: 1981
Aug 1986–Apr 1987
9-Month
21.93"
(557.02mm)
21.74"
(552.20mm)
0.19"
(4.82mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1980 1931
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jul 1986–Apr 1987
10-Month
25.73"
(653.54mm)
24.79"
(629.67mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
Jun 1986–Apr 1987
11-Month
30.00"
(762.00mm)
28.06"
(712.72mm)
1.94"
(49.28mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1984 1931
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976, 2017
May 1986–Apr 1987
12-Month
32.26"
(819.40mm)
31.12"
(790.45mm)
1.14"
(28.95mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1982 1931
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 1976
Nov 1985–Apr 1987
18-Month
46.45"
(1,179.83mm)
43.64"
(1,108.46mm)
2.81"
(71.37mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
May 1985–Apr 1987
24-Month
67.62"
(1,717.55mm)
62.25"
(1,581.15mm)
5.37"
(136.40mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1983 1931
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2017
May 1984–Apr 1987
36-Month
103.65"
(2,632.71mm)
93.39"
(2,372.11mm)
10.26"
(260.60mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1984 1932
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
May 1983–Apr 1987
48-Month
137.59"
(3,494.79mm)
124.52"
(3,162.81mm)
13.07"
(331.98mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1985 1937
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1986 2019
May 1982–Apr 1987
60-Month
171.79"
(4,363.47mm)
155.67"
(3,954.02mm)
16.12"
(409.45mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1986 1935
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on December 7, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/