Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, March 1940

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1940
1-Month
4.56"
(115.82mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-1.40"
(-35.56mm)
42nd Driest Driest since: 1937 1910
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1980
Feb–Mar 1940
2-Month
10.76"
(273.30mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
-0.21"
(-5.34mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1938 2007
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1961
Jan–Mar 1940
3-Month
13.75"
(349.25mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
-2.51"
(-63.75mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1931 1986
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1961
Dec 1939–Mar 1940
4-Month
17.78"
(451.61mm)
21.83"
(554.48mm)
-4.05"
(-102.87mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1931 1986
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Nov 1939–Mar 1940
5-Month
19.24"
(488.70mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
-6.80"
(-172.72mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
114th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1949
Oct 1939–Mar 1940
6-Month
20.60"
(523.24mm)
29.00"
(736.60mm)
-8.40"
(-213.36mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1918 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Sep 1939–Mar 1940
7-Month
23.66"
(600.96mm)
32.43"
(823.72mm)
-8.77"
(-222.76mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1934 1918
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1949
Aug 1939–Mar 1940
8-Month
26.77"
(679.96mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
-9.59"
(-243.58mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1949
Jul 1939–Mar 1940
9-Month
31.44"
(798.58mm)
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
-9.94"
(-252.47mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1925 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1983
Jun 1939–Mar 1940
10-Month
38.27"
(972.06mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-7.28"
(-184.91mm)
21st Driest Driest since: 1936 1918
106th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1990
May 1939–Mar 1940
11-Month
43.66"
(1,108.96mm)
50.31"
(1,277.87mm)
-6.65"
(-168.91mm)
27th Driest Driest since: 1936 1918
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1990
Apr 1939–Mar 1940
12-Month
47.61"
(1,209.29mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
-8.02"
(-203.71mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1931 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1980
Oct 1938–Mar 1940
18-Month
75.64"
(1,921.26mm)
84.69"
(2,151.13mm)
-9.05"
(-229.87mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1937 1918
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Apr 1938–Mar 1940
24-Month
102.62"
(2,606.55mm)
111.28"
(2,826.51mm)
-8.66"
(-219.96mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1938 1905
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1984
Apr 1937–Mar 1940
36-Month
152.73"
(3,879.34mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-14.23"
(-361.44mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1938 1955
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1976
Apr 1936–Mar 1940
48-Month
203.30"
(5,163.82mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
-19.10"
(-485.14mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1928 1955
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1976
Apr 1935–Mar 1940
60-Month
252.71"
(6,418.83mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-25.02"
(-635.51mm)
13th Driest Driest since: 1918 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1939 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 8, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/