Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, May 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
May 1957
1-Month
4.11"
(104.39mm)
4.74"
(120.40mm)
-0.63"
(-16.01mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 1951
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1907
Apr–May 1957
2-Month
10.17"
(258.32mm)
10.02"
(254.51mm)
0.15"
(3.81mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1899
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Mar–May 1957
3-Month
14.44"
(366.78mm)
15.99"
(406.15mm)
-1.55"
(-39.37mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1956 2007
69th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Feb–May 1957
4-Month
18.61"
(472.69mm)
21.00"
(533.40mm)
-2.39"
(-60.71mm)
48th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
78th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1991
Jan–May 1957
5-Month
24.10"
(612.14mm)
26.28"
(667.51mm)
-2.18"
(-55.37mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1954 2007
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1991
Dec 1956–May 1957
6-Month
30.46"
(773.68mm)
31.85"
(808.99mm)
-1.39"
(-35.31mm)
59th Driest Driest since: 1956 1963
66th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Nov 1956–May 1957
7-Month
32.55"
(826.77mm)
36.07"
(916.18mm)
-3.52"
(-89.41mm)
39th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
86th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Ties: 1896
Oct 1956–May 1957
8-Month
35.98"
(913.89mm)
39.03"
(991.36mm)
-3.05"
(-77.47mm)
44th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
81st Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Sep 1956–May 1957
9-Month
37.88"
(962.15mm)
42.46"
(1,078.48mm)
-4.58"
(-116.33mm)
35th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
90th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Aug 1956–May 1957
10-Month
40.72"
(1,034.29mm)
46.39"
(1,178.31mm)
-5.67"
(-144.02mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1956 1904
95th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Jul 1956–May 1957
11-Month
44.42"
(1,128.27mm)
51.40"
(1,305.56mm)
-6.98"
(-177.29mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
102nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Jun 1956–May 1957
12-Month
48.89"
(1,241.81mm)
55.57"
(1,411.48mm)
-6.68"
(-169.67mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1955 1904
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1983
Dec 1955–May 1957
18-Month
77.73"
(1,974.34mm)
87.56"
(2,224.02mm)
-9.83"
(-249.68mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1980
Jun 1955–May 1957
24-Month
98.11"
(2,491.99mm)
111.26"
(2,826.00mm)
-13.15"
(-334.01mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1926
101st Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1991
Jun 1954–May 1957
36-Month
144.73"
(3,676.14mm)
166.96"
(4,240.78mm)
-22.23"
(-564.64mm)
6th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1975
Jun 1953–May 1957
48-Month
188.09"
(4,777.49mm)
222.49"
(5,651.25mm)
-34.40"
(-873.76mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
121st Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1976
Jun 1952–May 1957
60-Month
240.38"
(6,105.65mm)
277.83"
(7,056.88mm)
-37.45"
(-951.23mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1976

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2019, retrieved on October 14, 2019 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/