Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1921

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1921
1-Month
3.86"
(98.04mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.06"
(-1.53mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1918 1954
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012
Ties: 1933, 1971
Jul–Aug 1921
2-Month
8.49"
(215.65mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-0.41"
(-10.41mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1918 1924
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2012
Jun–Aug 1921
3-Month
11.57"
(293.88mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-1.43"
(-36.32mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1918 1930
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
May–Aug 1921
4-Month
13.08"
(332.23mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-4.66"
(-118.37mm)
14th Driest Driest since: 1918 2000
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 2017
Apr–Aug 1921
5-Month
22.44"
(569.98mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-0.58"
(-14.73mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1991
Mar–Aug 1921
6-Month
30.74"
(780.80mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1991
Feb–Aug 1921
7-Month
35.02"
(889.51mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
1.03"
(26.16mm)
74th Driest Driest since: 1918 1925
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1991
Jan–Aug 1921
8-Month
38.05"
(966.47mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-1.23"
(-31.24mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 1918 1986
72nd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1991
Dec 1920–Aug 1921
9-Month
46.60"
(1,183.64mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
1.75"
(44.45mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1918 1986
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Nov 1920–Aug 1921
10-Month
49.74"
(1,263.40mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
68th Driest Driest since: 1918 1986
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Oct 1920–Aug 1921
11-Month
51.39"
(1,305.31mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-0.63"
(-16.00mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Sep 1920–Aug 1921
12-Month
54.43"
(1,382.52mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-1.03"
(-26.16mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1983
Mar 1920–Aug 1921
18-Month
90.25"
(2,292.35mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
5.63"
(143.00mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1919 1925
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1974
Sep 1919–Aug 1921
24-Month
122.87"
(3,120.90mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
11.74"
(298.20mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1919 1918
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1974
Sep 1918–Aug 1921
36-Month
189.29"
(4,807.97mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
22.50"
(571.50mm)
110th Driest Driest since: 1920 1956
13th Wettest Wettest to Date 1975
Sep 1917–Aug 1921
48-Month
226.28"
(5,747.51mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
3.93"
(99.82mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1920 1957
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1915 1975
Sep 1916–Aug 1921
60-Month
273.83"
(6,955.28mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-3.90"
(-99.06mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1919 1956
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1920 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published February 2020, retrieved on February 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/