Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1951

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1951
1-Month
1.64"
(41.66mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-2.28"
(-57.91mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1954
124th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2012
Jul–Aug 1951
2-Month
6.06"
(153.92mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-2.84"
(-72.14mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1947 1924
109th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2012
Jun–Aug 1951
3-Month
10.95"
(278.13mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1947 1930
98th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
May–Aug 1951
4-Month
11.92"
(302.77mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-5.82"
(-147.83mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1943 2000
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2017
Apr–Aug 1951
5-Month
16.27"
(413.26mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-6.75"
(-171.45mm)
9th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Mar–Aug 1951
6-Month
25.14"
(638.56mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-3.85"
(-97.79mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Ties: 1902
Feb–Aug 1951
7-Month
29.84"
(757.94mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-4.15"
(-105.41mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Jan–Aug 1951
8-Month
36.92"
(937.77mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-2.36"
(-59.94mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1991
Dec 1950–Aug 1951
9-Month
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-3.47"
(-88.14mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Nov 1950–Aug 1951
10-Month
44.30"
(1,125.22mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-4.77"
(-121.16mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1943 1986
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Oct 1950–Aug 1951
11-Month
46.15"
(1,172.21mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-5.87"
(-149.10mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Sep 1950–Aug 1951
12-Month
50.02"
(1,270.51mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-5.44"
(-138.17mm)
29th Driest Driest since: 1943 1918
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1983
Mar 1950–Aug 1951
18-Month
82.16"
(2,086.86mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-2.46"
(-62.49mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1943 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Sep 1949–Aug 1951
24-Month
110.67"
(2,811.02mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
-0.46"
(-11.68mm)
63rd Driest Driest since: 1944 1918
61st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Sep 1948–Aug 1951
36-Month
184.24"
(4,679.70mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
17.45"
(443.23mm)
105th Driest Driest since: 1948 1956
18th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Sep 1947–Aug 1951
48-Month
242.25"
(6,153.15mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
19.90"
(505.46mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1948 1957
20th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975
Sep 1946–Aug 1951
60-Month
299.18"
(7,599.17mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
21.45"
(544.83mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1947 1956
22nd Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2020, retrieved on January 21, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/