Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1959

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2019)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1959
1-Month
3.63"
(92.20mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.29"
(-7.37mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1958 1954
75th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 2012
Jul–Aug 1959
2-Month
10.27"
(260.86mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
87th Driest Driest since: 1957 1924
39th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2012
Jun–Aug 1959
3-Month
14.89"
(378.21mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
1.89"
(48.01mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1957 1930
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2017
May–Aug 1959
4-Month
20.09"
(510.29mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
2.35"
(59.69mm)
91st Driest Driest since: 1957 2000
35th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2017
Apr–Aug 1959
5-Month
25.17"
(639.32mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
2.15"
(54.61mm)
84th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Mar–Aug 1959
6-Month
29.31"
(744.47mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
0.32"
(8.12mm)
69th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
57th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Feb–Aug 1959
7-Month
34.49"
(876.05mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Jan–Aug 1959
8-Month
38.54"
(978.92mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
-0.74"
(-18.79mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1957 1986
70th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1991
Dec 1958–Aug 1959
9-Month
40.16"
(1,020.06mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
-4.69"
(-119.13mm)
34th Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
91st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Nov 1958–Aug 1959
10-Month
43.52"
(1,105.41mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
-5.55"
(-140.97mm)
33rd Driest Driest since: 1956 1986
92nd Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1958–Aug 1959
11-Month
45.15"
(1,146.81mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
-6.87"
(-174.50mm)
25th Driest Driest since: 1956 1918
100th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1958–Aug 1959
12-Month
53.40"
(1,356.36mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
-2.06"
(-52.32mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 1957 1918
74th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar 1958–Aug 1959
18-Month
88.77"
(2,254.76mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
4.15"
(105.41mm)
80th Driest Driest since: 1957 1925
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1974
Sep 1957–Aug 1959
24-Month
122.52"
(3,112.01mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
11.39"
(289.31mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1958 1918
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1950 1974
Sep 1956–Aug 1959
36-Month
173.77"
(4,413.76mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
6.98"
(177.29mm)
78th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
45th Wettest Wettest since: 1951 1975
Sep 1955–Aug 1959
48-Month
220.14"
(5,591.56mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
-2.21"
(-56.13mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1957 1957
65th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1975
Sep 1954–Aug 1959
60-Month
273.62"
(6,949.95mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
-4.11"
(-104.39mm)
57th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1953 1975

Citing This Page

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