Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1938

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1938
1-Month
2.60"
(66.04mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-2.14"
(-54.36mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1921 1951
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1907
Apr–May 1938
2-Month
10.96"
(278.38mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
0.94"
(23.87mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1899
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Mar–May 1938
3-Month
17.04"
(432.82mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
86th Driest Driest since: 1937 2007
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Feb–May 1938
4-Month
20.30"
(515.62mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1937 2007
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1991
Jan–May 1938
5-Month
25.28"
(642.11mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-1.00"
(-25.40mm)
61st Driest Driest since: 1936 2007
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1991
Dec 1937–May 1938
6-Month
29.10"
(739.14mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-2.75"
(-69.85mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1936 1963
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Nov 1937–May 1938
7-Month
32.95"
(836.93mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-3.12"
(-79.25mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1936 1904
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1983
Oct 1937–May 1938
8-Month
38.22"
(970.79mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-0.81"
(-20.57mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Sep 1937–May 1938
9-Month
41.01"
(1,041.65mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-1.45"
(-36.83mm)
55th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Aug 1937–May 1938
10-Month
45.67"
(1,160.02mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-0.72"
(-18.29mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
68th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Jul 1937–May 1938
11-Month
49.19"
(1,249.43mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Jun 1937–May 1938
12-Month
53.59"
(1,361.19mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1904
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1983
Dec 1936–May 1938
18-Month
87.04"
(2,210.82mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-0.52"
(-13.20mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1937 1925
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1935 1980
Jun 1936–May 1938
24-Month
104.00"
(2,641.60mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-7.26"
(-184.40mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1937 1926
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1991
Jun 1935–May 1938
36-Month
148.92"
(3,782.57mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-18.04"
(-458.21mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1927 1956
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1975
Jun 1934–May 1938
48-Month
211.36"
(5,368.54mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
-11.13"
(-282.71mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1937 1957
84th Wettest Wettest since: 1936 1976
Jun 1933–May 1938
60-Month
254.42"
(6,462.27mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
-23.41"
(-594.61mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1918 1957
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1976

Citing This Page

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