Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1897
1-Month
1.80"
(45.72mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-2.94"
(-74.68mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1951
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1907
Apr–May 1897
2-Month
5.23"
(132.84mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-4.79"
(-121.67mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1899
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1991
Mar–May 1897
3-Month
14.10"
(358.14mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-1.89"
(-48.01mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1896 2007
77th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Feb–May 1897
4-Month
18.25"
(463.55mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1895 2007
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1991
Jan–May 1897
5-Month
23.94"
(608.08mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-2.34"
(-59.43mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1895 2007
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1991
Dec 1896–May 1897
6-Month
25.24"
(641.10mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-6.61"
(-167.89mm)
20th Driest Driest to Date 1963
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Nov 1896–May 1897
7-Month
29.83"
(757.68mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-6.24"
(-158.50mm)
26th Driest Driest to Date 1904
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Oct 1896–May 1897
8-Month
33.27"
(845.06mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-5.76"
(-146.30mm)
27th Driest Driest to Date 1904
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Sep 1896–May 1897
9-Month
34.98"
(888.49mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-7.48"
(-189.99mm)
21st Driest Driest to Date 1904
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Aug 1896–May 1897
10-Month
38.42"
(975.87mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-7.97"
(-202.44mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jul 1896–May 1897
11-Month
40.78"
(1,035.81mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-10.62"
(-269.75mm)
11th Driest Driest to Date 1925
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jun 1896–May 1897
12-Month
45.98"
(1,167.89mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-9.59"
(-243.59mm)
18th Driest Driest to Date 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Dec 1895–May 1897
18-Month
75.55"
(1,918.97mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-12.01"
(-305.05mm)
19th Driest Driest to Date 1925
105th Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Jun 1895–May 1897
24-Month
98.01"
(2,489.45mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-13.25"
(-336.55mm)
22nd Driest Driest to Date 1926
102nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1991

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2019, retrieved on November 15, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/