Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

Look up monthly rankings for 1-12, 18, 24, 36, 48, and 60-month time periods using the options below. Data and statistics are as of August 2021. For more information, please see Climatological Rankings.


Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, March 1897

View Period (Months):All1234567891011121824
Download: xml csv json
  • Record Driest
  • Bottom 1/10
  • Bottom 1/3
  • Normal
  • Top 1/3
  • Top 1/10
  • Record Wettest
Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1897
1-Month
8.87"
(225.30mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
2.91"
(73.92mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1896 1910
12th Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Ties: 1943, 1951
Feb–Mar 1897
2-Month
13.02"
(330.71mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
2.05"
(52.07mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1895 2007
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1961
Jan–Mar 1897
3-Month
18.71"
(475.23mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
2.45"
(62.23mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1986
35th Wettest Wettest to Date 1961
Dec 1896–Mar 1897
4-Month
20.01"
(508.25mm)
21.83"
(554.48mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
41st Driest Driest to Date 1986
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Nov 1896–Mar 1897
5-Month
24.60"
(624.84mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
-1.44"
(-36.58mm)
53rd Driest Driest to Date 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1949
Oct 1896–Mar 1897
6-Month
28.04"
(712.22mm)
29.00"
(736.60mm)
-0.96"
(-24.38mm)
56th Driest Driest to Date 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Sep 1896–Mar 1897
7-Month
29.75"
(755.65mm)
32.43"
(823.72mm)
-2.68"
(-68.07mm)
43rd Driest Driest to Date 1918
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1949
Aug 1896–Mar 1897
8-Month
33.19"
(843.03mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
-3.17"
(-80.51mm)
39th Driest Driest to Date 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1949
Jul 1896–Mar 1897
9-Month
35.55"
(902.97mm)
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
-5.83"
(-148.08mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jun 1896–Mar 1897
10-Month
40.75"
(1,035.05mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-4.80"
(-121.92mm)
30th Driest Driest to Date 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1990
May 1896–Mar 1897
11-Month
42.75"
(1,085.85mm)
50.31"
(1,277.87mm)
-7.56"
(-192.02mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1990
Apr 1896–Mar 1897
12-Month
46.55"
(1,182.37mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
-9.08"
(-230.63mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1904
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1980
Oct 1895–Mar 1897
18-Month
75.35"
(1,913.89mm)
84.69"
(2,151.13mm)
-9.34"
(-237.24mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1918
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984
Apr 1895–Mar 1897
24-Month
99.20"
(2,519.68mm)
111.28"
(2,826.51mm)
-12.08"
(-306.83mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1905
106th Wettest Wettest to Date 1984

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2021, retrieved on September 23, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/