Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1957

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1957
1-Month
2.02"
(51.31mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-1.90"
(-48.26mm)
7th Driest Driest since: 1954 1954
120th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Jul–Aug 1957
2-Month
5.77"
(146.56mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
-3.13"
(-79.50mm)
11th Driest Driest since: 1954 1924
116th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 2012
Jun–Aug 1957
3-Month
13.37"
(339.60mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
0.37"
(9.40mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1956 1930
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
May–Aug 1957
4-Month
17.48"
(443.99mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
-0.26"
(-6.61mm)
60th Driest Driest since: 1956 2000
67th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 2017
Apr–Aug 1957
5-Month
23.54"
(597.92mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
0.52"
(13.21mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Mar–Aug 1957
6-Month
27.81"
(706.37mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
-1.18"
(-29.98mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Feb–Aug 1957
7-Month
31.98"
(812.29mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
-2.01"
(-51.06mm)
53rd Driest Driest since: 1954 1925
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1991
Jan–Aug 1957
8-Month
37.47"
(951.74mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-1.81"
(-45.97mm)
52nd Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1991
Dec 1956–Aug 1957
9-Month
43.83"
(1,113.28mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-1.02"
(-25.91mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Nov 1956–Aug 1957
10-Month
45.92"
(1,166.37mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-3.15"
(-80.01mm)
46th Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
80th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Oct 1956–Aug 1957
11-Month
49.35"
(1,253.49mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-2.67"
(-67.82mm)
47th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Sep 1956–Aug 1957
12-Month
51.25"
(1,301.75mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-4.21"
(-106.93mm)
38th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
88th Wettest Wettest since: 1955 1983
Mar 1956–Aug 1957
18-Month
76.49"
(1,942.85mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
-8.13"
(-206.50mm)
30th Driest Driest since: 1955 1925
96th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Sep 1955–Aug 1957
24-Month
97.62"
(2,479.55mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
-13.51"
(-343.15mm)
18th Driest Driest since: 1955 1918
107th Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1974
Sep 1954–Aug 1957
36-Month
151.10"
(3,837.94mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
-15.69"
(-398.53mm)
19th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
105th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1975
Sep 1953–Aug 1957
48-Month
190.11"
(4,828.79mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
-32.24"
(-818.90mm)
1st Driest Driest to Date 1957
122nd Wettest Wettest since: 1956 1975
Sep 1952–Aug 1957
60-Month
246.88"
(6,270.75mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-30.85"
(-783.59mm)
5th Driest Driest since: 1956 1956
117th Wettest Wettest since: 1954 1975

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published October 2020, retrieved on October 20, 2020 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/