Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, October 1956

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
October 1956
1-Month
3.43"
(87.12mm)
2.91"
(73.91mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
82nd Driest Driest since: 1955 1963
46th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 2019
Sep–Oct 1956
2-Month
5.33"
(135.38mm)
6.34"
(161.04mm)
-1.01"
(-25.66mm)
41st Driest Driest since: 1955 1953
87th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2009
Ties: 1912
Aug–Oct 1956
3-Month
8.17"
(207.52mm)
10.27"
(260.86mm)
-2.10"
(-53.34mm)
31st Driest Driest since: 1955 1924
97th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2002
Jul–Oct 1956
4-Month
11.87"
(301.50mm)
15.25"
(387.35mm)
-3.38"
(-85.85mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
104th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Jun–Oct 1956
5-Month
16.34"
(415.04mm)
19.34"
(491.24mm)
-3.00"
(-76.20mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1952
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
May–Oct 1956
6-Month
19.33"
(490.98mm)
24.09"
(611.89mm)
-4.76"
(-120.91mm)
17th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
111th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2009
Apr–Oct 1956
7-Month
24.65"
(626.11mm)
29.36"
(745.74mm)
-4.71"
(-119.63mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1954 1899
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
Mar–Oct 1956
8-Month
30.57"
(776.48mm)
35.33"
(897.38mm)
-4.76"
(-120.90mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1954 1952
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
Feb–Oct 1956
9-Month
39.49"
(1,003.05mm)
40.34"
(1,024.64mm)
-0.85"
(-21.59mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021
Jan–Oct 1956
10-Month
42.18"
(1,071.37mm)
45.62"
(1,158.75mm)
-3.44"
(-87.38mm)
40th Driest Driest since: 1954 1952
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1979
Dec 1955–Oct 1956
11-Month
45.18"
(1,147.57mm)
51.19"
(1,300.23mm)
-6.01"
(-152.66mm)
22nd Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Ties: 1942
Nov 1955–Oct 1956
12-Month
48.60"
(1,234.44mm)
55.41"
(1,407.41mm)
-6.81"
(-172.97mm)
24th Driest Driest since: 1954 2000
103rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
May 1955–Oct 1956
18-Month
70.21"
(1,783.33mm)
79.67"
(2,023.62mm)
-9.46"
(-240.29mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
108th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2020
Nov 1954–Oct 1956
24-Month
100.45"
(2,551.43mm)
111.12"
(2,822.45mm)
-10.67"
(-271.02mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1955 2000
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Nov 1953–Oct 1956
36-Month
142.72"
(3,625.09mm)
166.74"
(4,235.20mm)
-24.02"
(-610.11mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1954 1904
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1975
Nov 1952–Oct 1956
48-Month
198.50"
(5,041.90mm)
222.36"
(5,647.94mm)
-23.86"
(-606.04mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
118th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 2021
Nov 1951–Oct 1956
60-Month
240.81"
(6,116.57mm)
277.76"
(7,055.10mm)
-36.95"
(-938.53mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1956
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published June 2022, retrieved on June 27, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/