Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1899

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1899
1-Month
1.97"
(50.04mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
10th Driest Driest since: 1897 1951
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1907
Apr–May 1899
2-Month
3.68"
(93.47mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-6.34"
(-161.04mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1899
126th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Mar–May 1899
3-Month
9.15"
(232.41mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-6.84"
(-173.74mm)
3rd Driest Driest to Date 2007
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1991
Feb–May 1899
4-Month
13.56"
(344.42mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-7.44"
(-188.98mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1991
Jan–May 1899
5-Month
21.03"
(534.16mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1898 2007
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1991
Dec 1898–May 1899
6-Month
24.17"
(613.92mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-7.68"
(-195.07mm)
14th Driest Driest to Date 1963
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Nov 1898–May 1899
7-Month
29.61"
(752.09mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-6.46"
(-164.09mm)
25th Driest Driest to Date 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1898 1983
Oct 1898–May 1899
8-Month
33.02"
(838.71mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-6.01"
(-152.65mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1898 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1897 1983
Sep 1898–May 1899
9-Month
39.20"
(995.68mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-3.26"
(-82.80mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1898 1904
82nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Aug 1898–May 1899
10-Month
44.94"
(1,141.48mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1898 1904
73rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jul 1898–May 1899
11-Month
50.70"
(1,287.78mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
67th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Jun 1898–May 1899
12-Month
55.26"
(1,403.60mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1898 1904
64th Wettest Wettest to Date 1983
Dec 1897–May 1899
18-Month
82.81"
(2,103.37mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1898 1925
75th Wettest Wettest to Date 1980
Jun 1897–May 1899
24-Month
98.93"
(2,512.82mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-12.33"
(-313.18mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1898 1926
100th Wettest Wettest to Date 1991
Jun 1896–May 1899
36-Month
144.91"
(3,680.71mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-22.05"
(-560.07mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1898 1956
117th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Jun 1895–May 1899
48-Month
196.94"
(5,002.28mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
-25.55"
(-648.97mm)
4th Driest Driest to Date 1957
119th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published August 2020, retrieved on August 14, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/