Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, January 1949

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
January 1949
1-Month
8.86"
(225.04mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
3.58"
(90.93mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1914
11th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1937
Dec 1948–Jan 1949
2-Month
13.18"
(334.77mm)
10.86"
(275.84mm)
2.32"
(58.93mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1948 1981
27th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1932
Nov 1948–Jan 1949
3-Month
27.48"
(697.99mm)
15.07"
(382.78mm)
12.41"
(315.21mm)
124th Driest Driest since: 1948 1914
2nd Wettest Wettest to Date 1962
Oct 1948–Jan 1949
4-Month
28.67"
(728.22mm)
18.03"
(457.96mm)
10.64"
(270.26mm)
122nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1909
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1962
Sep 1948–Jan 1949
5-Month
33.66"
(854.96mm)
21.46"
(545.08mm)
12.20"
(309.88mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 1974
Ties: 1962
Aug 1948–Jan 1949
6-Month
38.09"
(967.49mm)
25.39"
(644.91mm)
12.70"
(322.58mm)
125th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
1st Wettest Wettest to Date 1949
Jul 1948–Jan 1949
7-Month
42.52"
(1,080.01mm)
30.41"
(772.41mm)
12.11"
(307.60mm)
123rd Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
3rd Wettest Wettest to Date 2010
Ties: 1983
Jun 1948–Jan 1949
8-Month
45.64"
(1,159.26mm)
34.58"
(878.33mm)
11.06"
(280.93mm)
120th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
6th Wettest Wettest to Date 1962
May 1948–Jan 1949
9-Month
48.65"
(1,235.71mm)
39.34"
(999.24mm)
9.31"
(236.47mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 2010
Apr 1948–Jan 1949
10-Month
52.87"
(1,342.90mm)
44.66"
(1,134.36mm)
8.21"
(208.54mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1974
Mar 1948–Jan 1949
11-Month
61.77"
(1,568.96mm)
50.62"
(1,285.75mm)
11.15"
(283.21mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1974
Feb 1948–Jan 1949
12-Month
68.96"
(1,751.58mm)
55.68"
(1,414.27mm)
13.28"
(337.31mm)
114th Driest Driest since: 1948 1955
12th Wettest Wettest since: 1924 1962
Aug 1947–Jan 1949
18-Month
94.73"
(2,406.14mm)
81.08"
(2,059.43mm)
13.65"
(346.71mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1948 1955
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1984
Feb 1947–Jan 1949
24-Month
123.60"
(3,139.44mm)
111.34"
(2,828.04mm)
12.26"
(311.40mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 1948 1964
25th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1975
Feb 1946–Jan 1949
36-Month
190.42"
(4,836.67mm)
166.97"
(4,241.04mm)
23.45"
(595.63mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1955
8th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1976
Feb 1945–Jan 1949
48-Month
254.54"
(6,465.32mm)
222.42"
(5,649.47mm)
32.12"
(815.85mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1948 1956
7th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976
Feb 1944–Jan 1949
60-Month
315.42"
(8,011.67mm)
277.79"
(7,055.87mm)
37.63"
(955.80mm)
118th Driest Driest since: 1948 1956
4th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published March 2020, retrieved on March 29, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/