Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, March 1947

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1947
1-Month
6.73"
(170.94mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
0.77"
(19.56mm)
89th Driest Driest since: 1942 1910
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1980
Feb–Mar 1947
2-Month
8.48"
(215.39mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
-2.49"
(-63.25mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1941 2007
99th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1961
Jan–Mar 1947
3-Month
18.64"
(473.46mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
2.38"
(60.46mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1961
Dec 1946–Mar 1947
4-Month
21.79"
(553.47mm)
21.83"
(554.48mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
63rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Nov 1946–Mar 1947
5-Month
28.70"
(728.98mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
2.66"
(67.56mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
36th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1949
Oct 1946–Mar 1947
6-Month
30.51"
(774.95mm)
29.00"
(736.60mm)
1.51"
(38.35mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Ties: 2021
Sep 1946–Mar 1947
7-Month
33.48"
(850.39mm)
32.43"
(823.72mm)
1.05"
(26.67mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1949
Aug 1946–Mar 1947
8-Month
36.68"
(931.67mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
0.32"
(8.13mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
62nd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1949
Jul 1946–Mar 1947
9-Month
44.38"
(1,127.25mm)
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1945 1904
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1983
Jun 1946–Mar 1947
10-Month
50.35"
(1,278.89mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
4.80"
(121.92mm)
92nd Driest Driest since: 1945 1918
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1990
May 1946–Mar 1947
11-Month
58.55"
(1,487.17mm)
50.31"
(1,277.87mm)
8.24"
(209.30mm)
103rd Driest Driest since: 1946 1918
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1990
Apr 1946–Mar 1947
12-Month
60.80"
(1,544.32mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1945 1904
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1946 1980
Oct 1945–Mar 1947
18-Month
97.99"
(2,488.95mm)
84.69"
(2,151.13mm)
13.30"
(337.82mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1946 1918
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1984
Apr 1945–Mar 1947
24-Month
124.88"
(3,171.95mm)
111.28"
(2,826.51mm)
13.60"
(345.44mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1946 1905
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1921 1984
Apr 1944–Mar 1947
36-Month
183.44"
(4,659.38mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
16.48"
(418.60mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1946 1955
23rd Wettest Wettest since: 1922 1976
Apr 1943–Mar 1947
48-Month
234.37"
(5,953.00mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
11.97"
(304.04mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 1946 1955
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1976
Apr 1942–Mar 1947
60-Month
283.58"
(7,202.93mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
5.85"
(148.59mm)
75th Driest Driest since: 1946 1956
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1933 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 27, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/