Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1955

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1955
1-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2012
Ties: 1961
Jul–Aug 1955
2-Month
10.75"
(273.05mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
1.85"
(46.99mm)
97th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2012
Jun–Aug 1955
3-Month
13.86"
(352.04mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
0.86"
(21.84mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2021
May–Aug 1955
4-Month
18.51"
(470.15mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
0.77"
(19.55mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021
Ties: 1934
Apr–Aug 1955
5-Month
26.70"
(678.18mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
3.68"
(93.47mm)
95th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
33rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021
Mar–Aug 1955
6-Month
31.11"
(790.19mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
2.12"
(53.84mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021
Feb–Aug 1955
7-Month
37.12"
(942.85mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
3.13"
(79.50mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
44th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021
Jan–Aug 1955
8-Month
41.43"
(1,052.32mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Dec 1954–Aug 1955
9-Month
45.83"
(1,164.08mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
0.98"
(24.89mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Nov 1954–Aug 1955
10-Month
48.75"
(1,238.25mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-0.32"
(-8.13mm)
62nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Oct 1954–Aug 1955
11-Month
51.34"
(1,304.04mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-0.68"
(-17.27mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1954 1918
71st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Sep 1954–Aug 1955
12-Month
53.48"
(1,358.39mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-1.98"
(-50.29mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1918
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Mar 1954–Aug 1955
18-Month
73.18"
(1,858.77mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-11.44"
(-290.58mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1974
Sep 1953–Aug 1955
24-Month
92.49"
(2,349.25mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
-18.64"
(-473.45mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1925 1918
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1974
Sep 1952–Aug 1955
36-Month
149.26"
(3,791.20mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-17.53"
(-445.27mm)
15th Driest Driest since: 1954 1956
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021
Sep 1951–Aug 1955
48-Month
194.65"
(4,944.11mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
-27.70"
(-703.58mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1954 1957
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021
Sep 1950–Aug 1955
60-Month
244.67"
(6,214.62mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-33.06"
(-839.72mm)
2nd Driest Driest to Date 1956
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 1, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/