Climate at a Glance

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, April 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
April 1956
1-Month
5.32"
(135.13mm)
5.28"
(134.11mm)
0.04"
(1.02mm)
72nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1930
56th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Mar–Apr 1956
2-Month
11.24"
(285.50mm)
11.24"
(285.50mm)
0.00"
(0.00mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
58th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1980
Feb–Apr 1956
3-Month
20.16"
(512.06mm)
16.25"
(412.75mm)
3.91"
(99.31mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1955 2007
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Jan–Apr 1956
4-Month
22.85"
(580.39mm)
21.54"
(547.12mm)
1.31"
(33.27mm)
79th Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
49th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Dec 1955–Apr 1956
5-Month
25.85"
(656.59mm)
27.11"
(688.59mm)
-1.26"
(-32.00mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Nov 1955–Apr 1956
6-Month
29.27"
(743.46mm)
31.32"
(795.53mm)
-2.05"
(-52.07mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1954 1986
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Oct 1955–Apr 1956
7-Month
30.97"
(786.64mm)
34.28"
(870.71mm)
-3.31"
(-84.07mm)
37th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Sep 1955–Apr 1956
8-Month
32.37"
(822.20mm)
37.71"
(957.83mm)
-5.34"
(-135.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Aug 1955–Apr 1956
9-Month
35.98"
(913.89mm)
41.64"
(1,057.66mm)
-5.66"
(-143.77mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jul 1955–Apr 1956
10-Month
43.12"
(1,095.25mm)
46.66"
(1,185.16mm)
-3.54"
(-89.91mm)
36th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1983
Jun 1955–Apr 1956
11-Month
46.23"
(1,174.24mm)
50.83"
(1,291.08mm)
-4.60"
(-116.84mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Ties: 1915
May 1955–Apr 1956
12-Month
50.88"
(1,292.35mm)
55.59"
(1,411.99mm)
-4.71"
(-119.64mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
89th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1983
Nov 1954–Apr 1956
18-Month
81.12"
(2,060.45mm)
87.03"
(2,210.56mm)
-5.91"
(-150.11mm)
43rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
83rd Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1980
May 1954–Apr 1956
24-Month
98.52"
(2,502.41mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-12.74"
(-323.59mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1926
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 1980
May 1953–Apr 1956
36-Month
144.19"
(3,662.43mm)
166.95"
(4,240.53mm)
-22.76"
(-578.10mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1955 1954
119th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1975
Ties: 2008
May 1952–Apr 1956
48-Month
193.77"
(4,921.76mm)
222.43"
(5,649.72mm)
-28.66"
(-727.96mm)
3rd Driest Driest since: 1955 1955
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1954 2021
May 1951–Apr 1956
60-Month
238.94"
(6,069.08mm)
277.77"
(7,055.36mm)
-38.83"
(-986.28mm)
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 June 2021, retrieved on June 25, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/