Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, December 1897

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 1897
1-Month
7.89"
(200.41mm)
5.57"
(141.48mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1896 1980
19th Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
Nov–Dec 1897
2-Month
10.32"
(262.13mm)
9.85"
(250.19mm)
0.47"
(11.94mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1896 1917
51st Wettest Wettest to Date 1961
Oct–Dec 1897
3-Month
12.09"
(307.09mm)
12.76"
(324.10mm)
-0.67"
(-17.01mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1917
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1982
Sep–Dec 1897
4-Month
12.61"
(320.29mm)
16.19"
(411.23mm)
-3.58"
(-90.94mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1896 1903
97th Wettest Wettest to Date 2002
Ties: 1909
Aug–Dec 1897
5-Month
18.30"
(464.82mm)
20.12"
(511.05mm)
-1.82"
(-46.23mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
84th Wettest Wettest to Date 2002
Jul–Dec 1897
6-Month
22.09"
(561.09mm)
25.10"
(637.54mm)
-3.01"
(-76.45mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
89th Wettest Wettest to Date 2009
Jun–Dec 1897
7-Month
24.01"
(609.85mm)
29.19"
(741.43mm)
-5.18"
(-131.58mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1982
May–Dec 1897
8-Month
25.81"
(655.57mm)
33.93"
(861.82mm)
-8.12"
(-206.25mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 2009
Apr–Dec 1897
9-Month
29.24"
(742.70mm)
39.21"
(995.93mm)
-9.97"
(-253.23mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1896 1903
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1983
Mar–Dec 1897
10-Month
38.11"
(967.99mm)
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
-7.07"
(-179.58mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1973
Feb–Dec 1897
11-Month
42.26"
(1,073.40mm)
50.19"
(1,274.83mm)
-7.93"
(-201.43mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1896 1924
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1961
Jan–Dec 1897
12-Month
47.95"
(1,217.93mm)
55.47"
(1,408.94mm)
-7.52"
(-191.01mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1896 1954
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1895 1979
Jul 1896–Dec 1897
18-Month
64.79"
(1,645.67mm)
80.59"
(2,046.99mm)
-15.80"
(-401.32mm)
9th Driest Driest to Date 1904
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1983
Jan 1896–Dec 1897
24-Month
94.23"
(2,393.44mm)
111.15"
(2,823.21mm)
-16.92"
(-429.77mm)
8th Driest Driest to Date 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1896 1974
Jan 1895–Dec 1897
36-Month
143.63"
(3,648.20mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-23.16"
(-588.27mm)
5th Driest Driest to Date 1954
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2020, retrieved on July 2, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/