Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1917
1-Month
1.95"
(49.53mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-2.79"
(-70.87mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1914 1951
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1907
Apr–May 1917
2-Month
6.77"
(171.96mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-3.25"
(-82.55mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1914 1899
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Ties: 2001
Mar–May 1917
3-Month
13.58"
(344.93mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-2.41"
(-61.22mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1915 2007
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Feb–May 1917
4-Month
18.65"
(473.71mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-2.35"
(-59.69mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1991
Jan–May 1917
5-Month
24.87"
(631.70mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-1.41"
(-35.81mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1916 2007
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1991
Dec 1916–May 1917
6-Month
29.62"
(752.35mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-2.23"
(-56.64mm)
50th Driest Driest since: 1916 1963
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1983
Nov 1916–May 1917
7-Month
31.47"
(799.34mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1914 1904
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Oct 1916–May 1917
8-Month
33.42"
(848.87mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-5.61"
(-142.49mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1914 1904
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Sep 1916–May 1917
9-Month
35.21"
(894.33mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-7.25"
(-184.15mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1911 1904
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Aug 1916–May 1917
10-Month
38.71"
(983.23mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-7.68"
(-195.08mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1914 1904
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Ties: 1967
Jul 1916–May 1917
11-Month
49.53"
(1,258.06mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-1.87"
(-47.50mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1914 1925
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Jun 1916–May 1917
12-Month
53.64"
(1,362.46mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-1.93"
(-49.02mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1904
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Dec 1915–May 1917
18-Month
82.22"
(2,088.39mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-5.34"
(-135.63mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1980
Jun 1915–May 1917
24-Month
107.93"
(2,741.42mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-3.33"
(-84.58mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1916 1926
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1913 1991
Ties: 1987
Jun 1914–May 1917
36-Month
159.98"
(4,063.49mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1916 1956
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1914 1975
Jun 1913–May 1917
48-Month
205.89"
(5,229.61mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
-16.60"
(-421.64mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1907 1957
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1976
Jun 1912–May 1917
60-Month
267.73"
(6,800.34mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
-10.10"
(-256.54mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1908 1957
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/