Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, February 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
February 1940
1-Month
6.20"
(157.48mm)
5.01"
(127.25mm)
1.19"
(30.23mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1938 1947
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1903
Jan–Feb 1940
2-Month
9.19"
(233.43mm)
10.29"
(261.37mm)
-1.10"
(-27.94mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1938 1986
77th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Ties: 1964
Dec 1939–Feb 1940
3-Month
13.22"
(335.79mm)
15.87"
(403.10mm)
-2.65"
(-67.31mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1981
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Nov 1939–Feb 1940
4-Month
14.68"
(372.87mm)
20.08"
(510.03mm)
-5.40"
(-137.16mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1934 1986
112th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Oct 1939–Feb 1940
5-Month
16.04"
(407.42mm)
23.04"
(585.22mm)
-7.00"
(-177.80mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Sep 1939–Feb 1940
6-Month
19.10"
(485.14mm)
26.47"
(672.34mm)
-7.37"
(-187.20mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Aug 1939–Feb 1940
7-Month
22.21"
(564.13mm)
30.40"
(772.16mm)
-8.19"
(-208.03mm)
8th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Jul 1939–Feb 1940
8-Month
26.88"
(682.75mm)
35.42"
(899.67mm)
-8.54"
(-216.92mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Jun 1939–Feb 1940
9-Month
33.71"
(856.23mm)
39.59"
(1,005.59mm)
-5.88"
(-149.36mm)
20th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1990
May 1939–Feb 1940
10-Month
39.10"
(993.14mm)
44.35"
(1,126.49mm)
-5.25"
(-133.35mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1990
Apr 1939–Feb 1940
11-Month
43.05"
(1,093.47mm)
49.67"
(1,261.62mm)
-6.62"
(-168.15mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1934 1904
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Mar 1939–Feb 1940
12-Month
48.51"
(1,232.15mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
-7.12"
(-180.85mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1938 1904
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1974
Sep 1938–Feb 1940
18-Month
72.64"
(1,845.06mm)
82.15"
(2,086.61mm)
-9.51"
(-241.55mm)
26th Driest Driest since: 1935 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 2020
Mar 1938–Feb 1940
24-Month
104.14"
(2,645.16mm)
111.27"
(2,826.26mm)
-7.13"
(-181.10mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1939 1964
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1937 1975
Mar 1937–Feb 1940
36-Month
152.31"
(3,868.67mm)
166.93"
(4,240.02mm)
-14.62"
(-371.35mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1927 1955
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1976
Mar 1936–Feb 1940
48-Month
201.65"
(5,121.91mm)
222.41"
(5,649.21mm)
-20.76"
(-527.30mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1928 1955
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1976
Mar 1935–Feb 1940
60-Month
256.66"
(6,519.16mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-21.07"
(-535.18mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1938 1957
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 29, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/