Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1917

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1917
1-Month
4.67"
(118.62mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
0.75"
(19.05mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1916 1954
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1915 2012
Jul–Aug 1917
2-Month
9.57"
(243.08mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1915 1924
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2012
Jun–Aug 1917
3-Month
12.34"
(313.44mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-0.66"
(-16.76mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1913 1930
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
May–Aug 1917
4-Month
14.29"
(362.97mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-3.45"
(-87.63mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1913 2000
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 2017
Ties: 1913, 1966
Apr–Aug 1917
5-Month
19.11"
(485.39mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-3.91"
(-99.32mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1913 1925
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Mar–Aug 1917
6-Month
25.92"
(658.37mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-3.07"
(-77.98mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Feb–Aug 1917
7-Month
30.99"
(787.15mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Jan–Aug 1917
8-Month
37.21"
(945.13mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-2.07"
(-52.58mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1915 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1991
Dec 1916–Aug 1917
9-Month
41.96"
(1,065.78mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-2.89"
(-73.41mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1914 1986
85th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Nov 1916–Aug 1917
10-Month
43.81"
(1,112.77mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-5.26"
(-133.61mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1914 1986
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Ties: 1965
Oct 1916–Aug 1917
11-Month
45.76"
(1,162.30mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-6.26"
(-159.01mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1914 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Sep 1916–Aug 1917
12-Month
47.55"
(1,207.77mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-7.91"
(-200.91mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1904 1918
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1983
Mar 1916–Aug 1917
18-Month
79.57"
(2,021.08mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-5.05"
(-128.27mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1915 1925
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1974
Sep 1915–Aug 1917
24-Month
106.98"
(2,717.29mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1915 1918
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1974
Sep 1914–Aug 1917
36-Month
159.23"
(4,044.44mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-7.56"
(-192.03mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1915 1956
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Sep 1913–Aug 1917
48-Month
207.93"
(5,281.42mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
-14.42"
(-366.27mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1907 1957
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Sep 1912–Aug 1917
60-Month
264.59"
(6,720.59mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-13.14"
(-333.75mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1907 1956
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1916 1975
Ties: 1939

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 17, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/