Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Mississippi

Precipitation Rankings, August 1961

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2021)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
August 1961
1-Month
3.61"
(91.69mm)
3.92"
(99.57mm)
-0.31"
(-7.88mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 1958 1954
79th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Ties: 1955
Jul–Aug 1961
2-Month
9.59"
(243.59mm)
8.90"
(226.06mm)
0.69"
(17.53mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1957 1924
52nd Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2012
Jun–Aug 1961
3-Month
16.25"
(412.75mm)
13.00"
(330.20mm)
3.25"
(82.55mm)
104th Driest Driest since: 1960 1930
24th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2021
May–Aug 1961
4-Month
19.26"
(489.20mm)
17.74"
(450.60mm)
1.52"
(38.60mm)
81st Driest Driest since: 1960 2000
47th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2021
Apr–Aug 1961
5-Month
22.66"
(575.56mm)
23.02"
(584.71mm)
-0.36"
(-9.15mm)
64th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
64th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2021
Mar–Aug 1961
6-Month
33.91"
(861.31mm)
28.99"
(736.35mm)
4.92"
(124.96mm)
102nd Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 2021
Feb–Aug 1961
7-Month
44.06"
(1,119.12mm)
33.99"
(863.35mm)
10.07"
(255.77mm)
119th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
9th Wettest Wettest since: 1923 2021
Jan–Aug 1961
8-Month
47.94"
(1,217.68mm)
39.28"
(997.71mm)
8.66"
(219.97mm)
111th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
17th Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1991
Dec 1960–Aug 1961
9-Month
51.87"
(1,317.50mm)
44.85"
(1,139.19mm)
7.02"
(178.31mm)
106th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
21st Wettest Wettest since: 1949 1983
Nov 1960–Aug 1961
10-Month
54.24"
(1,377.70mm)
49.07"
(1,246.38mm)
5.17"
(131.32mm)
96th Driest Driest since: 1960 1986
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Oct 1960–Aug 1961
11-Month
58.55"
(1,487.17mm)
52.02"
(1,321.31mm)
6.53"
(165.86mm)
101st Driest Driest since: 1960 1918
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Sep 1960–Aug 1961
12-Month
61.40"
(1,559.56mm)
55.46"
(1,408.68mm)
5.94"
(150.88mm)
99th Driest Driest since: 1960 1918
28th Wettest Wettest since: 1958 1983
Mar 1960–Aug 1961
18-Month
86.70"
(2,202.18mm)
84.62"
(2,149.35mm)
2.08"
(52.83mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 1960 1925
60th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 1974
Sep 1959–Aug 1961
24-Month
113.67"
(2,887.22mm)
111.13"
(2,822.70mm)
2.54"
(64.52mm)
76th Driest Driest since: 1960 1918
50th Wettest Wettest since: 1959 2020
Sep 1958–Aug 1961
36-Month
167.07"
(4,243.58mm)
166.79"
(4,236.47mm)
0.28"
(7.11mm)
66th Driest Driest since: 1958 1956
59th Wettest Wettest since: 1960 2021
Sep 1957–Aug 1961
48-Month
236.19"
(5,999.23mm)
222.35"
(5,647.69mm)
13.84"
(351.54mm)
93rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1957
31st Wettest Wettest since: 1951 2021
Sep 1956–Aug 1961
60-Month
287.44"
(7,300.98mm)
277.73"
(7,054.34mm)
9.71"
(246.64mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 1960 1956
40th Wettest Wettest since: 1952 2021

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published January 2022, retrieved on January 26, 2022 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/