Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1950

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Amomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1950
1-Month
5.01"
(127.25mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
0.27"
(6.85mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1949 1951
54th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1907
Apr–May 1950
2-Month
8.31"
(211.07mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
-1.71"
(-43.44mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1948 1899
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Ties: 1956
Mar–May 1950
3-Month
15.29"
(388.37mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-0.70"
(-17.78mm)
65th Driest Driest since: 1942 2007
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Feb–May 1950
4-Month
22.33"
(567.18mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
1.33"
(33.78mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1947 2007
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Jan–May 1950
5-Month
30.77"
(781.56mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
4.49"
(114.05mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 2007
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Dec 1949–May 1950
6-Month
34.85"
(885.19mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
3.00"
(76.20mm)
90th Driest Driest since: 1948 1963
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Nov 1949–May 1950
7-Month
35.28"
(896.11mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-0.79"
(-20.07mm)
58th Driest Driest since: 1943 1904
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Oct 1949–May 1950
8-Month
40.15"
(1,019.81mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
1.12"
(28.45mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1943 1904
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Sep 1949–May 1950
9-Month
43.80"
(1,112.52mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
1.34"
(34.04mm)
77th Driest Driest since: 1945 1904
48th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Aug 1949–May 1950
10-Month
47.79"
(1,213.87mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
1.40"
(35.56mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1943 1904
55th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Jul 1949–May 1950
11-Month
54.44"
(1,382.78mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
3.04"
(77.22mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
38th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Jun 1949–May 1950
12-Month
60.30"
(1,531.62mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
4.73"
(120.14mm)
88th Driest Driest since: 1948 1904
37th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Dec 1948–May 1950
18-Month
96.89"
(2,461.01mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
9.33"
(236.99mm)
98th Driest Driest since: 1948 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1980
Jun 1948–May 1950
24-Month
129.35"
(3,285.49mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
18.09"
(459.49mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1949 1926
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1947 1991
Jun 1947–May 1950
36-Month
185.10"
(4,701.54mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
18.14"
(460.76mm)
107th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
16th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1975
Jun 1946–May 1950
48-Month
249.18"
(6,329.17mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
26.69"
(677.92mm)
113th Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1976
Jun 1945–May 1950
60-Month
314.76"
(7,994.90mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
36.93"
(938.02mm)
116th Driest Driest since: 1949 1957
5th Wettest Wettest to Date 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published September 2019, retrieved on September 16, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/