Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, March 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
March 1956
1-Month
5.92"
(150.37mm)
5.96"
(151.38mm)
-0.04"
(-1.01mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1955 1910
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1980
Feb–Mar 1956
2-Month
14.84"
(376.94mm)
10.97"
(278.64mm)
3.87"
(98.30mm)
115th Driest Driest since: 1955 2007
13th Wettest Wettest since: 1948 1961
Jan–Mar 1956
3-Month
17.53"
(445.26mm)
16.26"
(413.00mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1986
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1961
Dec 1955–Mar 1956
4-Month
20.53"
(521.46mm)
21.83"
(554.48mm)
-1.30"
(-33.02mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1955 1986
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Nov 1955–Mar 1956
5-Month
23.95"
(608.33mm)
26.04"
(661.42mm)
-2.09"
(-53.09mm)
45th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
82nd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1949
Oct 1955–Mar 1956
6-Month
25.65"
(651.51mm)
29.00"
(736.60mm)
-3.35"
(-85.09mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
93rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Sep 1955–Mar 1956
7-Month
27.05"
(687.07mm)
32.43"
(823.72mm)
-5.38"
(-136.65mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1949
Aug 1955–Mar 1956
8-Month
30.66"
(778.76mm)
36.36"
(923.54mm)
-5.70"
(-144.78mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1949
Jul 1955–Mar 1956
9-Month
37.80"
(960.12mm)
41.38"
(1,051.05mm)
-3.58"
(-90.93mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Jun 1955–Mar 1956
10-Month
40.91"
(1,039.11mm)
45.55"
(1,156.97mm)
-4.64"
(-117.86mm)
32nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1990
May 1955–Mar 1956
11-Month
45.56"
(1,157.22mm)
50.31"
(1,277.87mm)
-4.75"
(-120.65mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
94th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1990
Apr 1955–Mar 1956
12-Month
53.75"
(1,365.25mm)
55.63"
(1,413.00mm)
-1.88"
(-47.75mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1980
Oct 1954–Mar 1956
18-Month
78.39"
(1,991.11mm)
84.69"
(2,151.13mm)
-6.30"
(-160.02mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1984
Apr 1954–Mar 1956
24-Month
97.20"
(2,468.88mm)
111.28"
(2,826.51mm)
-14.08"
(-357.63mm)
16th Driest Driest since: 1955 1905
110th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1984
Apr 1953–Mar 1956
36-Month
146.87"
(3,730.50mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-20.09"
(-510.28mm)
12th Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
113th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1976
Apr 1952–Mar 1956
48-Month
192.51"
(4,889.75mm)
222.40"
(5,648.96mm)
-29.89"
(-759.21mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1976
Apr 1951–Mar 1956
60-Month
237.97"
(6,044.44mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-39.76"
(-1,009.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on December 5, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/